Hospital equipment and supplies, packaged for long-term storage, sufficient to set up a general hospital in an emergency situation. They are also called Packaged Disaster Hospitals and formerly Civil Defense Emergency Hospitals.
The forcing into the skin of liquid medication, nutrient, or other fluid through a hollow needle, piercing the top skin layer.
The introduction of whole blood or blood component directly into the blood stream. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Emergency care or treatment given to a person who suddenly becomes ill or injured before full medical services become available.
Use of nursing bottles for feeding. Applies to humans and animals.
Eye Protective Devices
Personal devices for protection of the eyes from impact, flying objects, glare, liquids, or injurious radiation.
Bloodless Medical and Surgical Procedures
The treatment of patients without the use of allogeneic BLOOD TRANSFUSIONS or blood products.