The means of moving persons, animals, goods, or materials from one place to another.
Devices, not affixed to the body, designed to help persons having musculoskeletal or neuromuscular disabilities to perform activities involving movement.
Sticks used as walking aids. The canes may have three or four prongs at the end of the shaft.
To move about or walk on foot with the use of aids.
Difficulty in walking from place to place.
Conveying ill or injured individuals from one place to another.
AUTOMOBILES, trucks, buses, or similar engine-driven conveyances. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Expendable and nonexpendable equipment, supplies, apparatus, and instruments that are used in diagnostic, surgical, therapeutic, scientific, and experimental procedures.
The structuring of the environment to permit or promote specific patterns of behavior.
The use of a bicycle for transportation or recreation. It does not include the use of a bicycle in studying the body's response to physical exertion (BICYCLE ERGOMETRY TEST see EXERCISE TEST).
Noise associated with transportation, particularly aircraft and automobiles.
Fixed-wing aircraft or helicopters equipped for air transport of patients.
Any materials used in providing care specifically in the hospital.
A space which has limited openings for entry and exit combined with unfavorable natural ventilation such as CAVES, refrigerators, deep tunnels, pipelines, sewers, silos, tanks, vats, mines, deep trenches or pits, vaults, manholes, chimneys, etc.
Freedom from exposure to danger and protection from the occurrence or risk of injury or loss. It suggests optimal precautions in the workplace, on the street, in the home, etc., and includes personal safety as well as the safety of property.
Devices which are very resistant to wear and may be used over a long period of time. They include items such as wheelchairs, hospital beds, artificial limbs, etc.
Permanent roads having a line of rails fixed to ties and laid to gage, usually on a leveled or graded ballasted roadbed and providing a track for freight cars, passenger cars, and other rolling stock. Cars are designed to be drawn by locomotives or sometimes propelled by self-contained motors. (From Webster's 3d) The concept includes the organizational and administrative aspects of railroads as well.
An activity in which the body advances at a slow to moderate pace by moving the feet in a coordinated fashion. This includes recreational walking, walking for fitness, and competitive race-walking.
The protection of animals in laboratories or other specific environments by promoting their health through better nutrition, housing, and care.
The effect of environmental or physiological factors on the driver and driving ability. Included are driving fatigue, and the effect of drugs, disease, and physical disabilities on driving.
Comprehensive planning for the physical development of the city.
Methods of creating machines and devices.
A weight-carrying structure for navigation of the air that is supported either by its own buoyancy or by the dynamic action of the air against its surfaces. (Webster, 1973)
A vehicle equipped for transporting patients in need of emergency care.
Accidents on streets, roads, and highways involving drivers, passengers, pedestrians, or vehicles. Traffic accidents refer to AUTOMOBILES (passenger cars, buses, and trucks), BICYCLING, and MOTORCYCLES but not OFF-ROAD MOTOR VEHICLES; RAILROADS nor snowmobiles.
Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.
Hand-held tools or implements especially used by dental professionals for the performance of clinical tasks.
Designs for approaching areas inside or outside facilities.
Design, development, manufacture, and operation of heavier-than-air AIRCRAFT.
Emergency care or treatment given to a person who suddenly becomes ill or injured before full medical services become available.
Equipment required for engaging in a sport (such as balls, bats, rackets, skis, skates, ropes, weights) and devices for the protection of athletes during their performance (such as masks, gloves, mouth pieces).
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
A usually four-wheeled automotive vehicle designed for passenger transportation and commonly propelled by an internal-combustion engine using a volatile fuel. (Webster, 1973)
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
The susceptibility of CAPILLARIES, under conditions of increased stress, to leakage.
Materials or phenomena which can provide energy directly or via conversion.
Procedures for collecting, preserving, and transporting of specimens sufficiently stable to provide accurate and precise results suitable for clinical interpretation.
The tip or terminal end of the root of a tooth. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p62)
Services specifically designed, staffed, and equipped for the emergency care of patients.
Anti-inflammatory analgesic.
Bed-like structures for transporting or temporarily holding patients.
The unfavorable effect of environmental factors (stressors) on the physiological functions of an organism. Prolonged unresolved physiological stress can affect HOMEOSTASIS of the organism, and may lead to damaging or pathological conditions.
Physical manipulation of animals and humans to induce a behavioral or other psychological reaction. In experimental psychology, the animal is handled to induce a stress situation or to study the effects of "gentling" or "mothering".
The presence of an infectious agent on instruments, prostheses, or other inanimate articles.
Large vessels propelled by power or sail used for transportation on rivers, seas, oceans, or other navigable waters. Boats are smaller vessels propelled by oars, paddles, sail, or power; they may or may not have a deck.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Aspects of health and disease related to travel.
Educational institutions.
Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.
The inhabitants of a city or town, including metropolitan areas and suburban areas.
The science of breeding, feeding and care of domestic animals; includes housing and nutrition.
Preparatory activities in ROOT CANAL THERAPY by partial or complete extirpation of diseased pulp, cleaning and sterilization of the empty canal, enlarging and shaping the canal to receive the sealing material. The cavity may be prepared by mechanical, sonic, chemical, or other means. (From Dorland, 28th ed, p1700)
Unforeseen occurrences, especially injuries in the course of work-related activities.
The science and technology dealing with the procurement, breeding, care, health, and selection of animals used in biomedical research and testing.
Devices designed to provide personal protection against injury to individuals exposed to hazards in industry, sports, aviation, or daily activities.
Interfacility or intrahospital transfer of patients. Intrahospital transfer is usually to obtain a specific kind of care and interfacility transfer is usually for economic reasons as well as for the type of care provided.
The physical activity of a human or an animal as a behavioral phenomenon.
The inhabitants of rural areas or of small towns classified as rural.
Activity engaged in for pleasure.
Freedom of equipment from actual or potential hazards.
The practical application of physical, mechanical, and mathematical principles. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Any combustible hydrocarbon deposit formed from the remains of prehistoric organisms. Examples are petroleum, coal, and natural gas.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
A genus of the ascomycetous yeast in the family Saccharomycodaceae, order SACCHAROMYCETALES, that contributes to the spontaneous fermentation of cider. Anamorphic forms are in the genus KLOECKERA.
Mechanical ascending and descending devices which convey objects and/or people.
Descriptive anatomy based on three-dimensional imaging (IMAGING, THREE-DIMENSIONAL) of the body, organs, and structures using a series of computer multiplane sections, displayed by transverse, coronal, and sagittal analyses. It is essential to accurate interpretation by the radiologist of such techniques as ultrasonic diagnosis, MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING, and computed tomography (TOMOGRAPHY, X-RAY COMPUTED). (From Lane & Sharfaei, Modern Sectional Anatomy, 1992, Preface)
Hydrocarbon-rich byproducts from the non-fossilized BIOMASS that are combusted to generate energy as opposed to fossilized hydrocarbon deposits (FOSSIL FUELS).
A course or method of action selected to guide and determine present and future decisions.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
Places where animals are slaughtered and dressed for market.
A large or important municipality of a country, usually a major metropolitan center.
Any of numerous agile, hollow-horned RUMINANTS of the genus Capra, in the family Bovidae, closely related to the SHEEP.
Nonexpendable apparatus used during surgical procedures. They are differentiated from SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS, usually hand-held and used in the immediate operative field.
The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.
The space in a tooth bounded by the dentin and containing the dental pulp. The portion of the cavity within the crown of the tooth is the pulp chamber; the portion within the root is the pulp canal or root canal.
The main glucocorticoid secreted by the ADRENAL CORTEX. Its synthetic counterpart is used, either as an injection or topically, in the treatment of inflammation, allergy, collagen diseases, asthma, adrenocortical deficiency, shock, and some neoplastic conditions.
Apparatus, devices, or supplies intended for one-time or temporary use.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
The species Tursiops truncatus, in the family Delphinidae, characterized by a bottle-shaped beak and slightly hooked broad dorsal fin.
Method of tissue preparation in which the tissue specimen is frozen and then dehydrated at low temperature in a high vacuum. This method is also used for dehydrating pharmaceutical and food products.
Personal devices for protection of heads from impact, penetration from falling and flying objects, and from limited electric shock and burn.
An electrophoretic technique for assaying the binding of one compound to another. Typically one compound is labeled to follow its mobility during electrophoresis. If the labeled compound is bound by the other compound, then the mobility of the labeled compound through the electrophoretic medium will be retarded.
Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.
The movement or shifting of membership between or within social classes by individuals or by groups.
An acquired defect of cellular immunity associated with infection by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), a CD4-positive T-lymphocyte count under 200 cells/microliter or less than 14% of total lymphocytes, and increased susceptibility to opportunistic infections and malignant neoplasms. Clinical manifestations also include emaciation (wasting) and dementia. These elements reflect criteria for AIDS as defined by the CDC in 1993.
Complex petroleum hydrocarbons consisting mainly of residues from crude oil distillation. These liquid products include heating oils, stove oils, and furnace oils and are burned to generate energy.
A surface anesthetic that acts by preventing transmission of impulses along NERVE FIBERS and at NERVE ENDINGS.
Work-related situations in which the employees as a group refuse to work until certain conditions of employment are granted by the employer.
The mechanical process of cooling.
Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.
A product of hard secondary xylem composed of CELLULOSE, hemicellulose, and LIGNANS, that is under the bark of trees and shrubs. It is used in construction and as a source of CHARCOAL and many other products.
A calcium salt that is used for a variety of purposes including: building materials, as a desiccant, in dentistry as an impression material, cast, or die, and in medicine for immobilizing casts and as a tablet excipient. It exists in various forms and states of hydration. Plaster of Paris is a mixture of powdered and heat-treated gypsum.
Procedures outlined for the care of casualties and the maintenance of services in disasters.
A hard or leathery calciferous exterior covering of an egg.
Injuries sustained from incidents in the course of work-related activities.
Chemicals used mainly to disinfect root canals after pulpectomy and before obturation. The major ones are camphorated monochlorophenol, EDTA, formocresol, hydrogen peroxide, metacresylacetate, and sodium hypochlorite. Root canal irrigants include also rinsing solutions of distilled water, sodium chloride, etc.
Computer systems capable of assembling, storing, manipulating, and displaying geographically referenced information, i.e. data identified according to their locations.
The science, art or practice of cultivating soil, producing crops, and raising livestock.
Machine readable patient or equipment identification device using radio frequency from 125 kHz to 5.8 Ghz.
Persons with physical or mental disabilities that affect or limit their activities of daily living and that may require special accommodations.
Domesticated bovine animals of the genus Bos, usually kept on a farm or ranch and used for the production of meat or dairy products or for heavy labor.
A family of low-molecular weight, non-histone proteins found in chromatin.
Branch of medicine concerned with the prevention and control of disease and disability, and the promotion of physical and mental health of the population on the international, national, state, or municipal level.
The application of scientific knowledge to practical purposes in any field. It includes methods, techniques, and instrumentation.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents that occurs as a result of one's occupation.
The sequence of PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in nucleic acids and polynucleotides. It is also called nucleotide sequence.
The upkeep of property or equipment.
Devices that control the supply of electric current for running electrical equipment.
Failure of equipment to perform to standard. The failure may be due to defects or improper use.
The process of protecting various samples of biological material.
Any enterprise centered on the processing, assembly, production, or marketing of a line of products, services, commodities, or merchandise, in a particular field often named after its principal product. Examples include the automobile, fishing, music, publishing, insurance, and textile industries.
It is used as an oxidizing and bleaching agent and as a disinfectant. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Contamination of the air, bodies of water, or land with substances that are harmful to human health and the environment.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
Gases, fumes, vapors, and odors escaping from the cylinders of a gasoline or diesel internal-combustion engine. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed & Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Healthy People Programs are a set of health objectives to be used by governments, communities, professional organizations, and others to help develop programs to improve health. It builds on initiatives pursued over the past two decades beginning with the 1979 Surgeon General's Report, Healthy People, Healthy People 2000: National Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives, and Healthy People 2010. These established national health objectives and served as the basis for the development of state and community plans. These are administered by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP). Similar programs are conducted by other national governments.
Behaviors expressed by individuals to protect, maintain or promote their health status. For example, proper diet, and appropriate exercise are activities perceived to influence health status. Life style is closely associated with health behavior and factors influencing life style are socioeconomic, educational, and cultural.
The branch of philosophy dealing with the nature of the beautiful. It includes beauty, esthetic experience, esthetic judgment, esthetic aspects of medicine, etc.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
Physical activity which is usually regular and done with the intention of improving or maintaining PHYSICAL FITNESS or HEALTH. Contrast with PHYSICAL EXERTION which is concerned largely with the physiologic and metabolic response to energy expenditure.
Transmission of information over distances via electronic means.
The external elements and conditions which surround, influence, and affect the life and development of an organism or population.
Voluntary use of free time for activities outside the daily routine.
The edible portions of any animal used for food including domestic mammals (the major ones being cattle, swine, and sheep) along with poultry, fish, shellfish, and game.
Diminished or failed response of PLANTS to HERBICIDES.
The property of objects that determines the direction of heat flow when they are placed in direct thermal contact. The temperature is the energy of microscopic motions (vibrational and translational) of the particles of atoms.
Restraining belts fastened to the frame of automobiles, aircraft, or other vehicles, and strapped around the person occupying the seat in the car or plane, intended to prevent the person from being thrown forward or out of the vehicle in case of sudden deceleration.
Calamities producing great damage, loss of life, and distress. They include results of natural phenomena and man-made phenomena. Normal conditions of existence are disrupted and the level of impact exceeds the capacity of the hazard-affected community.
The status of health in urban populations.
Organized services to provide health care to expectant and nursing mothers.
Elements, compounds, mixtures, or solutions that are considered severely harmful to human health and the environment. They include substances that are toxic, corrosive, flammable, or explosive.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
A geographic location which has insufficient health resources (manpower and/or facilities) to meet the medical needs of the resident population.
Place or physical location of work or employment.
Clothing designed to protect the individual against possible exposure to known hazards.
The vapor state of matter; nonelastic fluids in which the molecules are in free movement and their mean positions far apart. Gases tend to expand indefinitely, to diffuse and mix readily with other gases, to have definite relations of volume, temperature, and pressure, and to condense or liquefy at low temperatures or under sufficient pressure. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Air pollutants found in the work area. They are usually produced by the specific nature of the occupation.
Further or repeated use of equipment, instruments, devices, or materials. It includes additional use regardless of the original intent of the producer as to disposability or durability. It does not include the repeated use of fluids or solutions.
Crafts, trades, professions, or other means of earning a living.
A process involving chance used in therapeutic trials or other research endeavor for allocating experimental subjects, human or animal, between treatment and control groups, or among treatment groups. It may also apply to experiments on inanimate objects.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).
A method of data collection and a QUALITATIVE RESEARCH tool in which a small group of individuals are brought together and allowed to interact in a discussion of their opinions about topics, issues, or questions.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
Planned management, use, and preservation of energy resources.
The act, process, or an instance of narrating, i.e., telling a story. In the context of MEDICINE or ETHICS, narration includes relating the particular and the personal in the life story of an individual.
The taking of a blood sample to determine its character as a whole, to identify levels of its component cells, chemicals, gases, or other constituents, to perform pathological examination, etc.
The nonexpendable items used by the dentist or dental staff in the performance of professional duties. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p106)
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
A mixture of metallic elements or compounds with other metallic or metalloid elements in varying proportions for use in restorative or prosthetic dentistry.
Motion of an object in which either one or more points on a line are fixed. It is also the motion of a particle about a fixed point. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Diseases of the domestic or wild goat of the genus Capra.
The withholding of food in a structured experimental situation.
Large, hoofed mammals of the family EQUIDAE. Horses are active day and night with most of the day spent seeking and consuming food. Feeding peaks occur in the early morning and late afternoon, and there are several daily periods of rest.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Naturally occurring complex liquid hydrocarbons which, after distillation, yield combustible fuels, petrochemicals, and lubricants.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
City, urban, rural, or suburban areas which are characterized by severe economic deprivation and by accompanying physical and social decay.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Total mass of all the organisms of a given type and/or in a given area. (From Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990) It includes the yield of vegetative mass produced from any given crop.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
Stainless steel. A steel containing Ni, Cr, or both. It does not tarnish on exposure and is used in corrosive environments. (Grant & Hack's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Any aspect of the operations in the preparation, processing, transport, storage, packaging, wrapping, exposure for sale, service, or delivery of food.
The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
A province of eastern Canada. Its capital is Quebec. The region belonged to France from 1627 to 1763 when it was lost to the British. The name is from the Algonquian quilibek meaning the place where waters narrow, referring to the gradually narrowing channel of the St. Lawrence or to the narrows of the river at Cape Diamond. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p993 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p440)
The motion of air currents.
The process whereby a society changes from a rural to an urban way of life. It refers also to the gradual increase in the proportion of people living in urban areas.
Spontaneous or voluntary recreational activities pursued for enjoyment and accessories or equipment used in the activities; includes games, toys, etc.
Health services, public or private, in rural areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Administrative units of government responsible for policy making and management of governmental activities.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Any substance in the air which could, if present in high enough concentration, harm humans, animals, vegetation or material. Substances include GASES; PARTICULATE MATTER; and volatile ORGANIC CHEMICALS.
Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
Any of various animals that constitute the family Suidae and comprise stout-bodied, short-legged omnivorous mammals with thick skin, usually covered with coarse bristles, a rather long mobile snout, and small tail. Included are the genera Babyrousa, Phacochoerus (wart hogs), and Sus, the latter containing the domestic pig (see SUS SCROFA).
The movement of materials (including biochemical substances and drugs) through a biological system at the cellular level. The transport can be across cell membranes and epithelial layers. It also can occur within intracellular compartments and extracellular compartments.
The state of being engaged in an activity or service for wages or salary.
An infant during the first month after birth.
A dark-gray, metallic element of widespread distribution but occurring in small amounts; atomic number, 22; atomic weight, 47.90; symbol, Ti; specific gravity, 4.5; used for fixation of fractures. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Diseases caused by factors involved in one's employment.
The number of WHITE BLOOD CELLS per unit volume in venous BLOOD. A differential leukocyte count measures the relative numbers of the different types of white cells.
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... "the movement of patients under medical supervision to and between medical treatment facilities by air transportation" (JP 1-02 ... Rapid Global Mobility is essential to virtually every military operation, allowing forces to reach foreign or domestic ... Along with conducting independent air operations, the U.S. Air Force provides air support for land and naval forces and aids in ... Command and control functions are performed through an arrangement of personnel, equipment, communications, facilities, and ...
Motivational tactics have been explored to aid a patient's adherence to NCD lifestyle changes, but more interventions and ... Transportation is particularly challenging for those without vehicles who have to rely on public transportation. This leads to ... Lower socioeconomic households are more likely to face overcrowding, lack of mobility, lack of basic amenities, and low health ... my context My physicians don't know about my condition/treatment Situational Factors Travels Access to structures or equipment ...
Maria, Nord (2017). Levodopa pharmacokinetics -from stomach to brain A study on patients with Parkinson's disease. Linköping: ... Exercise programs are recommended in people with Parkinson's disease.[12] There is some evidence that speech or mobility ... Levodopa and proteins use the same transportation system in the intestine and the blood-brain barrier, thereby competing for ... Strategies include utilizing assistive equipment (pole walking and treadmill walking), verbal cueing (manual, visual and ...
For services to Mobility for Disabled People. Catherine Millar McLaren Leah, Organiser, Meals on Wheels, Women's Royal ... For services to Transportation Planning and Research. Patricia Ann Hitchcock, Grade 7, Ministry of Defence. Clive Thomas ... Marilyn Gloria Augustus, Patients' Activities Organiser, Breconshire War Memorial Hospital. For services to Health Care in ... For services to the Visual Aids Industry. David Keith Barrows, Grade 7, Office of Public Service and Science, Cabinet Office, ...
Therapy and equipment needs of people with cerebral palsy and like disabilities in Australia. Archived 30 March 2015 at the ... Approximately 60% of people with CP are able to walk independently or with aids at adulthood.[94] However, the evidence base ... As compared to other types of CP, and especially as compared to hypotonic or paralytic mobility disabilities, spastic CP is ... When such discrepancies are accounted for in comparing two or more registers of patients with cerebral palsy (for example, the ...
Francis Margrave, Mobility Officer for Blind People, Essex County Council. Tom Marsden, lately Driver, East Yorkshire Motor ... Doreen, Mrs Tulip, First Aid and Nursing Group Leader, Durham County Branch, The British Red Cross Society. George Reginald ... For services to the Patients' Library Organisation, Maidstone Hospital, Kent. Lawrence Gray, Joiner, Swan Hunter Limited. Alan ... Maldwyn Davies, Export Marketing Director, Dowty Mining Equipment Limited. For services to Export. William Daniel (Danny) ...
Transportation, communication and shelters did not make provision for people with mobility, cognitive or communication ... "President vows aid to the storm-hit area." NBC News, August 31, 2005. Retrieved on July 15, 2006. Maute, Nikki D. "Power crews ... The "single, lonely piece of equipment" was one power shovel, a bulldozer, and two dump trucks. Video did not show the work ... One hospital CEO stated that three months after the storm, the hospital staff still could not locate some of their patients who ...
Quebec's Temporary Aid for Workers Program offers up to four weeks of payments for those who do not qualify for federal ... On January 14, a person in Thailand was the first patient outside of China who was confirmed to have COVID-19. On January 15, ... On March 20, 2020, the government announced a plan to ramp up production of medical equipment, switching assembly lines to ... Although the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms guarantees broad mobility rights to Canadian citizens, during a state of ...
... to allow for an attendant to continue to care for the patient during transport), and the equipment (and thus weight) that an ... "First Aid Services". First Aid Services. Retrieved 2009-03-31.. *^ "Design, Origin and Meaning of the Star of Life". NHTSA. ... Barkley, Katherine (1978). The ambulance: the story of emergency transportation of sick and wounded through the centuries. New ... bruises or even helping the mobility-impaired if they have for example fallen and simply need help to get up again, but do not ...
The size and weight of U.S. mechanized firepower and equipment have grown in recent decades from increased air mobility ... "New military aircraft leaves on aid mission." Archived 5 May 2009 at the Wayback Machine Cnews.com, 24 August 2007. "Canada ... only or 36 litter and 54 ambulatory patients and medical attendants or Cargo, such as one M1 Abrams tank, three Strykers, or ... Military transportation of materiel and personnel using aircraft Related development McDonnell Douglas YC-15 - Prototype ...
No patients have been infected. It was reported on April 1 that seven migrants from Puebla residing in New York have died of ... "Mexico to restrict mobility to areas less affected by virus". AP. Associated Press. April 16, 2020. "COVID-19: Mexicans will ... Nurses in Jalisco have been forced to get off public transportation and physically attacked by people fearful of COVID-19. ... "Mexico president tells gangs to stop handing out coronavirus aid , Mexico News". Al Jazeera. April 16, 2020. Retrieved April 24 ...
Several organizations exist that help to give and receive wheelchair equipment. Organizations that accept wheelchair equipment ... transfer of a patient from a bed to the chair or back. Once transferred, the stretcher can be adjusted to allow the patient to ... "Systematic review of power mobility outcomes for infants, children and adolescents with mobility limitations". Clinical ... A knee scooter is a related device with some features of a wheelchair and some of walking aids. Unlike wheelchairs they are ...
Preparations to stockpile equipment, detect and monitor cases, and treat COVID-19 patients were reported to have been initiated ... China's Consulate-General in Kota Kinabalu also has announced that medical aid to be dispatched to Sabah to aid their struggle ... On 11 January, Prime Minister Muhyiddin re-imposed MCO restrictions on mobility, economic activities, and public gatherings in ... "COVID-19: Face masks compulsory in Malaysia's crowded public spaces, transportation from Aug 1". Channel News Asia. 23 July ...
2018). "Considerations for Patient and Target Selection in Deep Brain Stimulation surgery for Parkinson's disease". In Stoker ... There is some evidence that speech or mobility problems can improve with rehabilitation, although studies are scarce and of low ... Levodopa and proteins use the same transportation system in the intestine and the blood-brain barrier, thereby competing for ... Nevertheless, improvement appears when recall is aided by cues. Visuospatial difficulties are also part of the disease, seen ...
Operating Room Equipment, Patient Examination Devices, Sterilization Equipment and - Market research report and industry ... 5 Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment Market, Spain 5.1 Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment Market, Spain, ... 5.3 Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment Market, Spain, Revenue ($m), 2007-2014 5.4 Mobility Aids and Transportation ... 5.5 Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment Market, Spain, Volume (Units), 2007-2014 5.6 Mobility Aids and Transportation ...
... are lucrative sectors for the European patient handling equipment market due to the growing demand fo ... ... Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment ... $ 4000 July 2017 Patient Handling Equipment Sector: Worldwi ... $ 3500 July 2017 ... sectors for the European patient handling equipment market due to the growing demand for the patient handling equipment. ... In 2014, the hospitals segment commanded the largest share of the patient handling equipment market in the U.K. This end-user ...
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Interested in Patient Transportation Market Reports? Find and compare what Top Markets Research publishers have to offer. ... "Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment - Pipeline Review, 2015 provides an overview of Mobility Aids and Transportation ... "Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment - Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2018 provides an overview of Mobility Aids ... PATIENT TRANSPORT SYSTEM - PRODUCT DESCRIPTION. Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment - Pipeline Review, 2015 Summary ...
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  • The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) and average price data (in US dollars), within market segments - Patient Lifts, Stretchers and Wheelchairs. (marketresearchreports.biz)
  • Market size for Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment market segments - Patient Lifts, Stretchers and Wheelchairs. (marketresearchreports.biz)
  • Wheelchairs are typically used by seniors with impaired mobility and reduced strength. (myhandicap.com)
  • Many years ago manual wheelchairs were very basic pieces of equipment. (healthproductsforyou.com)
  • Wheelchairs vary from basic pieces of equipment with a foam seat and a soft padded back to high tech machines that offer the user an air cushioned seat pad, movable or adjustable leg rests, and the ability to tilt or recline. (healthproductsforyou.com)
  • While manual wheelchairs may be appropriate for light use, powered wheelchairs or scooters can be used by someone who may require a little more substantial transportation in their daily lives. (healthproductsforyou.com)
  • Wheelchair ramps are a form of gradually inclining assistive equipment which allow wheelchairs and other mobility devices to safely move over uneven ground. (rehabmart.com)
  • Syringe Pump Infusion Pump Suction Pump Wheelchairs Hospital beds (Patient Bed , Operating Bed , Parturition Bed , Traction Bed and other furnitures) Operation Lights *Veterinary Medical Equipments Biochemistry analyzer Hematology analyzer Urine Analyzer. (spintoband.com)
  • Scooters 'N Chairs is an online store that stocks the highest-rated mobility scooters, electric wheelchairs, & manual wheelchairs on the market. (unitedspinal.org)
  • Products include mobility products, custom wheelchairs and seating systems, home medical equipment and more. (1websdirectory.com)
  • Goodmans Resuce can provide wheelchairs, stretchers, or other client transportation devices for a safe medical transfer. (goodmansrescue.com)
  • Wheeled Mobility - Wheelchairs, scooters and carts, and extras that enable moving freely indoors and outdoors (see Wheelchairs and Adapted Strollers ). (medicalhomeportal.org)
  • Assisted patients with mobility needs, including moving to and from beds, organizing wheelchairs and preparing assistive devices. (livecareer.com)
  • Transported patients to treatment units and operating rooms by using wheelchairs, stretchers or moveable beds. (livecareer.com)
  • The report provides value (USD million), volume (units) and average price (USD) data for each segment and sub-segment within five market categories - Disposable Hospital Supplies, Patient Examination Devices, Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment, Sterilization and Disinfectant Equipment and Syringes and Needles. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • Mexico's hospital supplies market can be segmented on the basis of type into patient examination devices, operating room equipment, mobility aids & transportation equipment, sterilization & disinfectant equipment, disposable hospital supplies and syringes & needles. (researchandmarkets.com)
  • Almost 2 million people in the United States rely on walkers for their mobility needs. (myhandicap.com)
  • Originally designed as temporary rehab equipment, walkers have been modified for use in the home and features have been added like wheels, seats, and brakes, along with convenient accessories such as detachable baskets, trays, and walker bags. (myhandicap.com)
  • Scooters or Personal Mobility Vehicles (PMVs) (provide motorized transportation for individuals who either need or prefer power mobility. (ochsner.org)
  • Three-wheeled mobility systems, also known as scooters, are becoming increasingly popular among the elderly. (myhandicap.com)
  • Caregivers are rising adopting patient handling equipment to prevent injuries caused by manual handling. (reportlinker.com)
  • These mobility and transportation devices are mostly utilized by the elderly people or the amputee patients who are dependent on their caregivers. (theinsightpartners.com)
  • NMEDA promotes awareness of adaptive transportation solutions available to persons with disabilities, their families, and their caregivers. (nmeda.com)
  • The aim of this study was to investigate economic burden differences in caregivers of elderly patients comparing two acute care services (Geriatric and Internal Medicine). (biomedcentral.com)
  • A comparative analysis of direct and indirect costs in hospitalised elderly patients (60-year or older) and their primary informal caregivers in two health care settings, using a prospective cohort was performed. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A Hoyer lift can restore mobility to a person's lift by allowing them to be safely transported from one place to another with the help of their caregivers. (rehabmart.com)
  • Patient transfers are a regular part of every day for caregivers. (rehabmart.com)
  • But injuries from improper lifting techniques are the most common way that both patients and caregivers are hurt. (rehabmart.com)
  • For patients, caregivers, patient advocates, professionals and providers serving those who are in a health crisis or permanently disabled. (list.ly)
  • Their main goal is to inform practitioners, caregivers and patients on how an erroneous diagnosis could affect a person's health more deeply than the condition itself. (discountmedicalsupplies.com)
  • This is why they have teamed up with the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine (SIDM) to create and spread educational material for health professionals, caregivers and patients to understand and prevent diagnostic mistakes. (discountmedicalsupplies.com)
  • It is an online store created for caregivers and patients in need of the best quality in equipment at an affordable price along with important product information and health news. (discountmedicalsupplies.com)
  • DUBLIN--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bd773d/hospital_supplies ) has announced the addition of GlobalData's new report " Hospital Supplies Market Outlook in Canada to 2016 - Disposable Hospital Supplies, Sterilization and Disinfectant Equipment, Syringes and Needles and Others " to their offering. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • This medical device report, Hospital Supplies Market Outlook in Canada to 2016 - Disposable Hospital Supplies, Sterilization and Disinfectant Equipment, Syringes and Needles and Others provides key market data on the Canada Hospital Supplies market. (fiercehealthcare.com)
  • Boston, MA -- ( SBWIRE ) -- 02/19/2013 -- GlobalData's new report, "Germany Hospital Supplies Market Outlook to 2018 - Disposable Hospital Supplies, Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment, Operating Room Equipment, Sterilization and Disinfectant Equipment and Others" provides key market data on the Germany Hospital Supplies market. (sbwire.com)
  • Based on equipment, the market is segmented into Patient Lifts, Stair Lifts, Medical Beds. (theinsightpartners.com)
  • Patient Lifts and Slings (assist in transfers from the bed. (ochsner.org)
  • Mobility showrooms offer a selection of new and used accessible vehicles, as well as a selection of adaptive driving aids, adaptive seating, wheelchair vans, wheelchair lifts, and accessible van rentals. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Scooter and power chair lifts are also options to help with lifting and transporting a mobility device. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The standard Hydraulic lifts can accommodate most models of wheel chairs and motorized mobility devices. (goodmansrescue.com)
  • It is against this backdrop that this article, with focus on rollators as a mobility aid, tries to understand who needs them, their specific features, types, uses, and functions. (healthproductsforyou.com)
  • The Air Ambulance is used mainly for rapid transfer of patients to healthcare facilities. (reportlinker.com)
  • Healthcare IT Mobility Aids and Transportation Eq. (theinsightpartners.com)
  • Hospital medical equipment and supplies include various devices, tools, instruments and medical consumables that are used in hospitals and healthcare establishments. (researchandmarkets.com)
  • To reduce hospitalization costs, many healthcare institutions are encouraging home/remote patient monitoring. (marketsandmarkets.com)
  • Hospital supplies can be defined as health care equipment and devices that include medical instruments, drug delivery systems, cardiovascular and orthopedic devices and diagnostic equipment that are utilized in hospitals and healthcare institutions. (marketdataforecastblog.com)
  • Various technological innovations in the field of medicine and healthcare continue to drive the hospital supplies market size especially in the medical equipment and supplies space. (marketdataforecastblog.com)
  • Specialty-Medical.com is committed to providing the highest quality home medical equipment and medical supplies for your personal healthcare needs. (specialty-medical.com)
  • UK online supplier of mobility aids, incontinence care products, occupational therapy supplies and many other healthcare products to both general public and private trade organisations. (1websdirectory.com)
  • Furthermore, rising government initiatives to support development in healthcare infrastructure to ensure better patient outcomes will positively impact the industry growth. (gminsights.com)
  • Moreover, government initiatives in countries such as India, Australia and China to ensure availability of superior quality medical equipment in hospitals, ASCs and other healthcare facilities will further propel the regional industry growth. (gminsights.com)
  • Outbreak Update On the morning of October 14, a second healthcare worker at Texas Presbyterian Hospital who provided care for the index patient reported to the hospital with a low-grade fever and was isolated. (canadahelps.org)
  • But the indirect costs of healthcare - such as transportation to and from appointments - combined with a protracted recovery that prevents him from working, have exhausted the family's savings, he said. (palestinemonitor.org)
  • It shows the physic being taken, a suspected side tenor being sage, how reports are made by patients or healthcare professionals to the medicines regulator, and how this benefits time to come patients. (autoportal.ru)
  • In those terms, they heavily affect both the families of the patients and, in the bigger picture, the economics of the healthcare system. (medfriendly.com)
  • Skilled Job Title offering demonstrated expertise in patient support developed over Number years of healthcare experience. (livecareer.com)
  • Focused Healthcare professional accustomed to prioritizing and delivering basic patient care. (livecareer.com)
  • Well-qualified Healthcare professional adept at managing specimens, assisting with mobility and responding to emergencies. (livecareer.com)
  • Monitored, tracked and conveyed important patient information to healthcare staff to help optimize treatment planning and care delivery. (livecareer.com)
  • Conferred with multidisciplinary healthcare team to help effectively manage patient conditions with regular testing and vitals assessments. (livecareer.com)
  • Collaborated with radiologists, sonographers and other healthcare team members to streamline patient care. (livecareer.com)
  • Partnered with healthcare and administrative staff to create patient-centered, inviting and supportive environment for patients and families. (livecareer.com)
  • Coordinated between patients and healthcare professionals to meet patient needs. (livecareer.com)
  • Scheduled and confirmed patient appointments with patients and healthcare professionals. (livecareer.com)
  • Their extensive product portfolio includes slide sheets, lateral transfer devices, repositioning products, air lifting cushions, mechanical and overhead lifting devices, patient transport stretchers, and fall prevention systems. (reportbuyer.com)
  • founded in 1991, is specializes in inventing and manufacturing stretchers, first aid supplies, and rehabilitation physiotherapy equipments . (spintoband.com)
  • The products include Hospital Beds ,Stretchers, Traction Device, Hospital Chairs and Cabinets and other medical equipment for hospital , aged centre and nursing home.We have got. (spintoband.com)
  • Increasing number of trauma and emergency cases including falls, stabbing wound and gunshot wounds will boost the demand for trolley and stretchers for transportation of patients. (gminsights.com)
  • GlobalDatas new report, "India Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment Market Outlook to 2021", provides key market data on the India Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment market. (marketresearchreports.biz)
  • Durable medical equipment market size is expected to grow significantly from 2019 to 2025. (gminsights.com)
  • Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment - Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2018 Summary GlobalData's Medical Devices sector report, "Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment - Medical Devices Pipeline Assessment, 2018' provides an overview of Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment currently. (reportbuyer.com)
  • The report aims to provide an overview of Mobility aids and transportation equipment market with detailed market segmentation by devices, equipment, end user, and geography. (theinsightpartners.com)
  • The global Mobility aids and transportation equipment market is segmented on the devices, equipment, end user. (theinsightpartners.com)
  • Care for sensory enhancement devices such as eyeglasses and hearing aids. (nursingjobs.org)
  • Introduction The introduction section gives the segmentation of the medical devices market by type of equipment and by type of expenditure. (aarkstore.com)
  • The scope of the report includes patient monitoring devices for continuous monitoring, detection, and treatment of heart, brain, lungs, and blood activities and measurement of temperature and weight of the body. (marketsandmarkets.com)
  • This is mainly due to their mandatory requirement of these devices during anesthesia and in monitoring the respiratory status of patients in ICUs. (marketsandmarkets.com)
  • Low-acuity devices are used for monitoring the basic vital signs of a patient. (marketsandmarkets.com)
  • These devices may also be set up at patients homes and ambulatory care settings for long-term monitoring. (marketsandmarkets.com)
  • Globally, the increased use of remote and home patient monitoring is a key factor driving the growth of the multi-parameter monitoring devices market. (marketsandmarkets.com)
  • You can now access content from a range of devices while going about your daily business, just as you can with your Bluetooth headphones, while also enjoying all of the hearing advantages of your hearing aids. (appliedhearingaz.com)
  • One report published from the University of California-Disability Statistics Center shows that approximately 6.8 million Americans use assistive devices to aid with mobility. (healthproductsforyou.com)
  • Basic toxicological and chemical terminology that emergency personnel need to understand to effectively conduct patient assessments is presented, as well as an outline of personal protective equipment such as respiratory devices and protective clothing. (cdc.gov)
  • Develops patient positioning devices including knee and hip positioners for orthopedic surgical procedures and reusable gel pads for the prevention of pressure ulcers. (1websdirectory.com)
  • or through the use of assistive devices, special equipment and specialized assistants. (cioc.ca)
  • Durable medical equipment includes products such as beds, surgical tables and personal mobility devices that assist in the treatment as well as recovery of patients suffering from chronic diseases. (gminsights.com)
  • Personal mobility devices segment accounted for significant revenue share in 2018 and will show considerable growth over the forecast period. (gminsights.com)
  • The range of medical technologies used in nonclinical environments runs the gamut in complexity from simple materials used for administering first aid to sophisticated devices used for delivering advanced medical treatment, and in size from tiny wireless devices to massive machines. (nap.edu)
  • The most common types of medical devices, found in nearly every home, are used for delivering medications or first aid. (nap.edu)
  • Common medication administration equipment includes dosing cups for measuring medications in liquid form, such as cough medicine, and splitting devices for reducing the size and dosage of pills. (nap.edu)
  • 129 Pages Report] The patient positioning system market was valued at USD 990 Million in 2017 and expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% to reach USD 1,233.8 Million in 2022. (marketsandmarkets.com)
  • Physiotherapy can help recover from injury, reduce pain and stiffness, and increase mobility. (flexoutphysio.com.au)
  • Flex Out Physiotherapy designs effective exercise programs to improve strength, balance and functional mobility, in accordance with current falls prevention and treatment guidelines. (flexoutphysio.com.au)
  • To ease the burden of travel and organising transportation, Flex Out Physiotherapy offers a complete home visit service for those patients unable to attend our clinics. (flexoutphysio.com.au)
  • Arrange/monitor home health care services, adaptive equipment, transportation, and any other services needed. (choctawnation.com)
  • It is easier to make recommendations about equipment and safety concerns, but when it comes to making the actual choice of a particular piece of adaptive equipment, a rehab professional is necessary," Gitlin says. (myhandicap.com)
  • They also advise on resources for financing and identify any grant opportunities, such as the Veterans Benefits Administration automobile and adaptive equipment program. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Recreation - Items to aid with free time and activities (see Adaptive Skiing and Adaptive Cycling ). (medicalhomeportal.org)
  • Laura Gitlin, PhD, director of community and home care, research division of the College of Health Professions, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, concurs that assistive equipment should not be purchased for an elderly patient without consultation from an occupational or physical therapist. (myhandicap.com)
  • Once the CPAP is ordered, education with the patient and/or caregiver must precede the use of the CPAP. (expressmedicalbilling.com)
  • This is why it is important for a caregiver or patient to have the incontinence product that best fits their needs at hand. (discountmedicalsupplies.com)
  • Some patients could be diabetic and would need their caregiver to have the proper diabetic supplies to attend any special situation. (discountmedicalsupplies.com)
  • Normally if a professional caregiver is needed or if it is a relative solely taking care for the patient it is probably because they are bedridden. (discountmedicalsupplies.com)
  • To determine the strength of the association between the intervention (pressure/mobility or bedrest) and wound healing, motor performance/independence and quality of life while adjusting for motivation to regain independence, degree of caregiver burden, and compliance with the intervention. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • An isolation pod includes an enclosed gurney, a wheeled stretcher medics use to transport hospital patients. (af.mil)
  • We can provide large size bus with stretcher and oxygen to transport patient and the large no family members who can travel. (goodmansrescue.com)
  • During 2015, the global medical equipment and supplies market has been a promising year with about 103 deals across the globe. (marketdataforecastblog.com)
  • In addition, the priority in sectors for investment pertaining to medical equipment in the next five years in medical lasers, dental equipment, endoscopes and diagnostic equipment is expected to expand the size of the global hospital supplies market. (marketdataforecastblog.com)
  • North America is the leading player in the global hospital supplies market with the United States of America remains the largest medical equipment and supplies market in the world and continues to lead the way in terms of mergers and acquisitions in this market. (marketdataforecastblog.com)
  • The quality of health care has been further affected by deterioration in the functionality of medical equipment due to the lack of maintenance and spare parts, as well as by shortages of drugs and medical supplies and restricted training opportunities for medical staff that were already at poor levels pre- crisis. (who.int)
  • However, adding the item to your cart allows us to show you our lower price consistent with our promise of always offering you the lowest possible prices on the widest selection of medical supplies, medical equipment and life enhancing products. (allegromedical.com)
  • Discount Medical Supplies has a variety of products specialized in care giving and living aids. (discountmedicalsupplies.com)
  • Goal is to help provide financial assistance for books or other school related supplies to deserving mobility challenged students. (csu.edu)
  • Organized and efficient in keeping supplies stocked and equipment sterilized for use. (livecareer.com)
  • Kept facility stocked with necessary supplies, equipment and instruments. (livecareer.com)
  • A display of wheelchair accessible vehicles and mobility equipment designed to help those with disabilities get on the road. (nmeda.com)
  • MobilityWorks Acquires Van Conversions Inc. (aka VCI Mobility), a Major Converter of Commercial Mobility Vehicles to Ambulance Companies and Health Care Org. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Self-driving cars, or autonomous vehicles (AV), promise to change transportation as the world knows it. (unitedspinal.org)
  • Emergency departments should also be prepared for exposed patients who arrive unannounced in privately-owned vehicles. (cdc.gov)
  • Transportation - Vehicles, equipment and accessories to enable people with disabilities to drive or ride in cars, vans, trucks and buses. (medicalhomeportal.org)
  • Multiple products are available in the market that help to enhance independent mobility of disabled people and allow them to move according to his own will. (theinsightpartners.com)
  • whereas, disposable sets are single-use products and have to be changed with every patient, resulting in repeat purchases. (marketsandmarkets.com)
  • Fortunately, because of advances in mobility aids, a wide array of products are available to help the elderly live as independently and actively as possible. (myhandicap.com)
  • Consumer Mobility Products and Commercial Vans . (bio-medicine.org)
  • TORONTO - Prism Medical has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Angel Accessibility has acquired substantially all of the assets and business of Angel Accessibility Solutions, a British Columbia-based provider of safe patient handling and elevating products and services. (hmenews.com)
  • Providing health care solutions with quality health care products and medical equipment. (1websdirectory.com)
  • Well-known products that NASA claims as spinoffs include memory foam (originally named temper foam), freeze-dried food , firefighting equipment, emergency " space blankets ", DustBusters , cochlear implants , LZR Racer swimsuits, and CMOS image sensors . (wikipedia.org)
  • Safety and Security - Products to protect health and home, such as child-proof alarms and locks (monitors are included in the Therapeutic Aids category). (medicalhomeportal.org)
  • Walking - Products to aid walking or standing. (medicalhomeportal.org)
  • Wiped down equipment with proper cleaning products after each patient transport to reduce instances of infection. (livecareer.com)
  • Mobility aids are a boon to those with mobility concerns as these products help them regain their independence. (healthproductsforyou.com)
  • The hospital equipment and materials market is increasing at a substantial rate due to the upsurge in the number of hospitals, rapidly increasing aging population and the increasing awareness about hospital-acquired infections (HAIs). (researchandmarkets.com)
  • We invite hospital administrators, case managers, occupational and physical therapists, and media to join us at one of our upcoming stops for an in-depth look at how automotive mobility dealers and manufacturers are working to improve the lives of their clients. (nmeda.com)
  • Medical-surgical patient rooms constitute a significant component of a hospital building project, with a large body of research evidence and best practice knowledge for designers to draw upon in order to create a best design that successfully addresses unique issues in the design of each project. (healthdesign.org)
  • Factors such as increasing prevalence of chronic diseases, rising aging population, and growing hospital investments are contributing to the growth of this patient positioning equipment market. (marketsandmarkets.com)
  • includes electric hospital bed ,cervical and lumbar vertebra traction bed ,Operation table ,high and middle-grade manual hospital bed ,Osteoplastic traction bed ,Transfusion chair ,accompany chair,emergent trolley,stainless steel treatment equipment and etc. (spintoband.com)
  • MINNEAPOLIS and HARTFORD, Conn. - Minneapolis-based Ability Network and Hartford, Conn.-based CareCentrix have partnered to enhance communication during as patients transition from the hospital to the home. (hmenews.com)
  • Hospital emergency departments must protect their personnel and other people within the hospital, while providing the best care for the chemically contaminated patient. (cdc.gov)
  • High-quality, specific, and concise guidance is needed to describe appropriate procedures to be followed by emergency medical personnel to safely care for a patient, as well as to protect equipment, hospital personnel, and others from risk of exposure. (cdc.gov)
  • In response to this need, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) has contracted for the production of two documents: (I) Emergency Medical Services: A Planning Guide for the Management of Contaminated Patients and (II) Hospital Emergency Departments: A Planning Guide for Management of Contaminated Patients. (cdc.gov)
  • Patients may also originate from situations occurring within the hospital. (cdc.gov)
  • For example, patient symptoms reported from the field such as nausea, dizziness, itching and burning eyes or skin, or cyanosis could suggest to hospital staff the presence of hazardous materials. (cdc.gov)
  • However, due to the limitations of inner space, short power supply, large equipment size, and inconvenient transportation, minimally invasive surgery is only used in a hospital in a fixed catheterization lab and rarely used in pre-hospital emergencies. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The field intervention cabin developed by our team has many advantages, including mobility, clear imaging, and stable performance, which makes pre-hospital intervention of vascular injury at a disaster site possible. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Emergency medical services (EMS) must protect their personnel on-site and en route to the hospital, and other people within the hospital, while providing the best care for the chemically contaminated patient. (cdc.gov)
  • Moreover, improvements in hospital infrastructure has raised the number of hospital admissions thereby, accelerating durable medical equipment industry growth. (gminsights.com)
  • RMH strives to be an exceptional community hospital, valued by our patients and partners. (rmh.org)
  • Patients at the hospital who have paid for telephone service will have an extension. (rmh.org)
  • This is a non-emergency transport service that undertakes patient transport and care to and from hospital and medical facilities. (goodmansrescue.com)
  • The medical beds segment recorded for the biggest share of the European patient handling equipment market, by product. (reportlinker.com)
  • Shifting patients by airplane or helicopter during medical emergencies has helped so many people access emergency care on time. (reportlinker.com)
  • About the Air Ambulance Market Air ambulance services are advanced and sophisticated medical services extended through the use of use of air transportation, airplane, or helicopters. (reportbuyer.com)
  • The "Global Mobility Aids and Transportation Equipment Market Analysis to 2027" is a specialized and in-depth study of the medical device industry with a special focus on the global market trend analysis. (theinsightpartners.com)
  • Of the total number of subjects 95% reported at least one non-medical OOPE, being daily transportation the most common expense. (biomedcentral.com)
  • with development, design, production and sales of medical equipment /facilities. (spintoband.com)
  • Fasen Corp(Jiangyin Jibimed), established in 2008 and located in Jiangsu Province of China,has a big productionbase of medical equipment , near to Shanghai. (spintoband.com)
  • Province SFDA, we are a professional manufacturer of medical equipment . (spintoband.com)
  • The Commercial divisions provides ambulette vans to the medical transportation industry, shuttle buses, and wheelchair accessible buses for schools, group homes, nursing homes and extended care facilities. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Patient Care Medical has 20+ years serving patient catheter needs. (unitedspinal.org)
  • Current training curricula for emergency physicians, nurses, and emergency medical technicians (EMTs) often do not adequately prepare these professionals to either manage the contaminated individual or decontaminate patients exposed to toxic substances. (cdc.gov)
  • The first document is designed for use by emergency medical technicians and other prehospital care providers to minimize their risks of exposure during the prehospital treatment and to provide for the safe and effective treatment of chemically contaminated patients. (cdc.gov)
  • It has been developed not only to present uniform guidance for emergency care of chemically contaminated patients, but also to provide basic information critical to advance planning and implementation of emergency medical services' (EMS) strategies. (cdc.gov)
  • Durable medical equipment has become a very challenging and complicated billing process. (expressmedicalbilling.com)
  • It should be kept in mind, however, that these data sheets may have incomplete information and that the medical information provided is generally at a basic first aid level. (cdc.gov)
  • There was no equipment damage during the medical service maneuver. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Emergency Medical Services Response to Hazardous Materials Incidents, outlines general principles for hazard recognition, chemical exposure, and personal protective equipment. (cdc.gov)
  • Durable medical equipment market growth is mainly driven by growing burden of chronic and infectious diseases worldwide. (gminsights.com)
  • Hospitals are incorporating upgraded medical furniture and other medical equipment to aid care givers and offer relaxation to patients leading to quick recovery. (gminsights.com)
  • Such factors will increase the demand for advanced and innovative durable medical equipment, thus driving industry growth over the coming years. (gminsights.com)
  • Rising usage of durable medical equipment in emergency cases such as strokes, accidents, broken bones, sprains and cardiac arrest will, thus fuel the segment growth. (gminsights.com)
  • Asia Pacific durable medical equipment market is projected to grow substantially during the analysis period. (gminsights.com)
  • Bruce Medical Supply Features speech aids. (sp-foundation.org)
  • Mahmoud Shalabi, the Gaza program manager for Medical Aid for Palestinians, said "for years" there has been a lack of crucial medical consumables (such as bandages, ointments and medications), which sometimes prevents doctors from being able to operate on wounded or recovering patients. (palestinemonitor.org)
  • One Call provides reliable, consistent connections to care with expertise in data analytics, outcomes based networks, high-end diagnostics, physical therapy and transportation services, post-discharge home care, durable medical equipment, specialty dental and doctor services, complex care management, and the language services required for today's multicultural workforce. (enhancedonlinenews.com)
  • Providence Home Medical Equipment offers an extensive selection of equipment for all your mobility needs, and helpful aids to assist you at home. (providence.org)
  • Patients requiring day care treatment- short stay at medical center. (goodmansrescue.com)
  • Local non emergency medical transport .For stable patient .Services includes Nurse Paramedic /minimum ambulance technician. (goodmansrescue.com)
  • Non invasive ventilation en-route can be maintained subject to medical condition of the patient. (goodmansrescue.com)
  • Adult Critical Care Transport Service offers fast, expert inter-facility critical care transport by ground or air ambulance for patients requiring advanced monitoring and/or intervention while being transferred to the medical facility for further care. (goodmansrescue.com)
  • Hospice care is a medical specialty geared toward making terminally ill patients as comfortable as possible in their last days of life. (rnh.org)
  • Dedicated Medical Assistant skilled with technical, clerical and patient support. (livecareer.com)
  • Interviewed and engaged patients to obtain medical history, chief complaints and vital signs. (livecareer.com)
  • Met with patients and their families to discuss medical procedures, medications, treatments and continuing care plans. (livecareer.com)
  • Matching the right piece of equipment to a person's needs requires skilled intervention and an interdisciplinary approach. (myhandicap.com)
  • Hospitals are the main end users of the European patient handling equipment market, succeeded by home care facilities. (reportlinker.com)
  • They are the most efficient mode of shifting critical patients to hospitals as they consume much less travel time. (reportbuyer.com)
  • As the formal health care system has become increasingly stressed, patients are being released from hospitals and other health care facilities still needing care. (nap.edu)
  • Countries including the U.K., Germany (DE), and France (FR) are lucrative sectors for the European patient handling equipment market due to the growing demand for the patient handling equipment. (reportlinker.com)
  • The document breaks down the European patient handling equipment market by product, type of care, end-user, accessory, and area. (reportlinker.com)
  • On the basis of class of care, the European patient handling equipment market is classified into bariatric care, fall prevention, critical care, wound care, and others (acute care and long-term care). (reportlinker.com)
  • The corporation reviews include basic views on the top players in the European patient handling equipment market and the strategies approved by them to maintain and rise their market shares in the upcoming future. (reportlinker.com)
  • Visits to day care centers, patients which would require monitoring of vitals such as SPO2 / blood pressure on the way. (goodmansrescue.com)
  • The Mobility aids and transportation equipment market is anticipated to grow in the forecast period owing to the rapid technological advancements, rising geriatric population, rising number of road accidents, rising number of people with disabilities. (theinsightpartners.com)
  • Given this trend, it is clear that mobility plays a critical role for the geriatric population. (myhandicap.com)
  • Today, exoskeletons are not only giving paralyzed patients the ability to stand and walk again, but the field of exoskeletons is expanding to include new applications for bariatric, geriatric and orthopedic cases. (enhancedonlinenews.com)
  • Key players operating in the patient positioning equipment market include Getinge AB (Sweden), Hill-Rom, Inc. (U.S.), Stryker Corporation (U.S.), Steris Plc. (marketsandmarkets.com)
  • As you can see, modern hearing aids boast a growing number of features that make hearing treatment more seamless and convenient than ever. (appliedhearingaz.com)
  • Reliance on the information provided on our website as a basis for patient treatment is solely at your own risk. (healthproductsforyou.com)
  • This indicates that a growing number of patients, mainly with chronic conditions, are awaiting treatment. (who.int)
  • Treatment capacity was evaluated by data collection, including duration of surgery, clinical evaluation, image clarity, and equipment handling. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Understanding basic canine anatomy and structural components helps guide treatment for injury or injury prevention, in addition to helping guide selection of equipment based on the animal's conformation. (ivcjournal.com)
  • The second document is designed for use by emergency department personnel to minimize their risks of exposure within the emergency department and to provide for the safe and effective treatment of chemically contaminated patients. (cdc.gov)
  • Therapeutic Aids - Tools that aid in treatment for health problems and physical therapy. (medicalhomeportal.org)
  • Relayed messages from patients to physicians about concerns, condition updates or refill requests to facilitate effective treatment. (livecareer.com)
  • The same can be said for bariatric patients. (healthproductsforyou.com)
  • The added width and strength of a bariatric wheelchair allows for a better fit and safety for larger patients. (healthproductsforyou.com)
  • Portable Hot Water Sinks Bariatric Equipment Mortuary Tables 26 Fr. (adoma.se)
  • Lift Chairs (Assist patients with difficulty getting up from a chair. (ochsner.org)
  • Disposable hearing aids are expensive, and depending on how much you use them, you can need to replace the batteries every few days. (appliedhearingaz.com)
  • The global Mobility aids and transportation equipment market is expected to witness high growth during the forecast period. (theinsightpartners.com)
  • It provides overview and forecast of the global Mobility aids and transportation equipment market based on various segments. (theinsightpartners.com)
  • The report analyzes factors affecting Mobility aids and transportation equipment market from both demand and supply side and further evaluates market dynamics affecting the market during the forecast period i.e., drivers, restraints, opportunities, and future trends. (theinsightpartners.com)
  • However, high cost associated with these equipment may hinder business growth during the forecast period. (gminsights.com)
  • In particular, they can assist with pain conditions, mobility issues, manual handling and transfer training, home and vehicle modification, wheelchair design and modification, exercise advice and prescription, weight control, falls prevention and respiratory conditions. (flexoutphysio.com.au)
  • Resolved assist and support is the top prerogative after PhRMA's fellow companies, who are working unfalteringly to renovate patients' lives toe the determining and development of different medicines and treatments. (autoportal.ru)
  • It must be medically necessary that the portable oxygen will aid in improving the functioning of a malformed body member through oxygen therapy. (expressmedicalbilling.com)
  • The vehicle is equipped with Oxygen and airway adjuncts to facilitate safe transfer of patients on Home ventilation and long term oxygen therapy. (goodmansrescue.com)
  • objective assessment of mobility and balance. (choctawnation.com)
  • The HIV/AIDS Laboratory Network of the WHO African Region in its 2nd meeting in Accra, Ghana 20-22 November, 2002 requested WHO to conduct an assessment of existing laboratory capacities in Africa with a view to identifying the any competences and gaps. (who.int)
  • When a patient is unable to communicate or otherwise unable to self-report pain or other bothersome symptoms, the care team relies on pain assessment tools and clinical judgment to facilitate symptom relief. (vitas.com)
  • Based on Equipment, the market is segmented into Advance Life Support and Basic Life Support. (reportlinker.com)
  • Local authorityadministered ambulance trusts also provide non-urgent patient transport . (reportbuyer.com)
  • Equipment aids and/or coworkers may provide assistance. (nursingjobs.org)
  • Provide general nursing care to patients. (nursingjobs.org)
  • This report aims to provide insights into the global patient positioning systems market. (marketsandmarkets.com)
  • The acquisition of Community HME has further expanded our regional capability to provide exceptional service to our patients and referral sources," stated President Edward Delashmutt in a press release. (hmenews.com)
  • We provide members guidance and resources on a variety of topics they are passionate about, such as employment, affordable housing, transportation, health care, home- and community-based independent living, education, peer support, and leisure and recreation. (unitedspinal.org)
  • Contoured textured, PVC handgrips provide additional patient comfort. (specialty-medical.com)
  • The physician must provide a face-to-face examination with the patient before the Written Order Prior to Delivery (WOPD). (expressmedicalbilling.com)
  • They not only provide the basis for good clinical diagnosis but also provide an objective means to monitor patient care and disease trends. (who.int)
  • The WHO/AFRO Regional HIV/AIDS Public Health Laboratories Network second meeting in Accra, Ghana (20-22 November, 2002) requested WHO to assess the capacities of the laboratories within the region to provide support to the HIV/AIDS epidemic response. (who.int)
  • Generally, the physician will be able to provide information about the strenghts and limitations of the individual while the occupational therapist, physical therapist, or assistive technology professional will be able to provide information about the physical requirements of the equipment. (medicalhomeportal.org)
  • The intention of palliative care is to provide information to the patient and family so they can determine their goals and desired outcomes - thus the term "Goals of Care Discussion. (vitas.com)
  • An Independent Living community may provide supportive services such as meals, housekeeping, social activities and transportation. (rnh.org)
  • Completed basic physical assessments patients to provide optimal care. (livecareer.com)
  • Overlapping toes can progress to states that actually impact your gait, mobility, and comfort levels. (medfriendly.com)
  • Bedside to Bedside transfer of critically ill patients on IABP, ventilator supported / Non invasive ventilation /Bipap. (goodmansrescue.com)
  • 2 Medline Foley Catheterization Tray Dynd11865 18fr 10ml Catheter Drain Bag - Patient Supply. (adoma.se)
  • Nevertheless, the nonmechanical equipment segment is anticipated to grow at the highest compound annual growth rate (CAGR) in the outlook period. (reportlinker.com)
  • Resident Care Specialist Because the essential functions of the job may require general involvement in our health care facilities, including but not limited to exposure to AIDS, HIV and. (nursingjobs.org)
  • A intubation protection box, a portable transparent box that serves as a physical barrier between health care professionals and patients, limiting airborne pathogens to the confines of the box. (af.mil)
  • Even patients insured by social security institutions have to face the cost of health goods, services or nonmedical expenses related to their illness. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Telehealth refers to the use of technology to allow health care providers to deliver services to patients without physically visiting an office. (appliedhearingaz.com)
  • This is the same for hearing health services - many of us have decided to incorporate and improve our tele-audiology services to better support our patients and families while staying healthy and socially isolated. (appliedhearingaz.com)
  • 600). The total number of thalassemia patients in the country has steadily decreased over the last few years due to Ministry of Health awareness-raising activities and pre-martial counselling programmes aimed to reduce marriage among relatives. (who.int)
  • Provides a range of first aid courses which are approved by the health and safety executive and also OFSTED. (1websdirectory.com)
  • This is mostly a list of lists- directories and other lists for health, disability and mobility resources on the internet and in person. (list.ly)
  • From March 2nd to the 8th is the celebration of the annual Patient Safety Awareness Week, an educational health movement focused on providing relevant information to everyone on safety practices when tending for a patient. (discountmedicalsupplies.com)
  • The HIV/AIDS epidemic is a major public health challenge for the world in general and Africa in particular. (who.int)
  • Among our acute and continuing care services, our team cares for 45,000 patients per year in the 24/7/365 emergency department, provides orthopedics and ophthalmology, operates a dialysis unit, and is renowned for its mental health programs and restorative seniors care. (rmh.org)
  • There are several diagnostic tests that can aid in the diagnosis of the dental pulp and the surrounding tissues. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patient Care Technician - PCT Report unusual findings to nurse supervisor. (nursingjobs.org)
  • Highly skilled Patient Care Technician with more than Number years' practical experience in an assisted living environment. (livecareer.com)
  • Case Management Services are also available to non elder high risk patients. (choctawnation.com)
  • Services at the centre are provided free of charge by the government to all patients. (who.int)
  • In 2012 they had acquired Handicapped Driver Services (aka HDS Vans) with five southeastern locations and Monmouth Vans Access & Mobility in New Jersey. (bio-medicine.org)
  • In addition, many CILs also offer transportation services, mobility training, personal assistance, housing and home modifications, recreation services, vocational programs, assistance in obtaining assistive technology equipment and other individualized services designed to increase and maintain independence. (cioc.ca)
  • It guarantees equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities in public accommodations, employment, transportation, State and local government services, and telecommunications. (ada.gov)
  • A hospice patient who chooses to discontinue hospice services can continue to receive palliative care. (vitas.com)
  • Provided consultations for patients about rights and services. (livecareer.com)
  • Referred patients to appropriate professionals and services. (livecareer.com)
  • Hypothesis: Individuals with SCI who have pressure ulcers who receive an individualized, community-based, pressure management and mobility program will have better outcomes compared to a similar group of individuals who remain on bed rest (usual care). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • But a variety of factors may influence the outcomes of root canal negotiation and penetration, such as curvature, obliteration, and transportation [ 5 , 6 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • We also advise on mobility aids and optimising client safety while moving around at home. (flexoutphysio.com.au)
  • The patient's comfort and safety should be the number one consideration to keep in mind when acquiring a mobility aid. (discountmedicalsupplies.com)
  • After a safety evaluation, your primary care provider may recommend physical therapy or a mobility aid such as a cane or walker. (hopkinsmedicine.org)
  • Followed all principles of asepsis and infection control to meet patient safety guidelines. (livecareer.com)