Essays about: "Paramedics"

Found 3 essays containing the word Paramedics.

  1. 1. A medical device for spinal motion restriction : Development of a device for safe and efficient patient handling

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Ylva Jersenius; Erika Möller; [2020]
    Keywords : Medical device; Prehospital emergency care; Spinal motion restriction; Paramedics; Industrial design engineering; Human-centred design; Usability; Medicinteknisk produkt; Prehospital akutsjukvård; Spinal rörelsebegränsning; Ambulanssjukvårdare; Teknisk design; Användarcentrerad design; Användbarhet;

    Abstract : Prehospital emergency care is facing a paradigm shift. Spinal motion restriction (SMR) is a way to treat trauma patients with symptoms of spinal injury. It was earlier entitled as ‘routine SMR’, and included spine board and cervical collar. READ MORE

  2. 2. Ambulance Safety: MADDE

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Kristian Persson; Max Renberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Säkerhetsbälte; ambulans; sjukvårdare; trafik; skador; personlig säkerhet;

    Abstract : Safety, a word that can be linked and interpreted in many different ways. Personal safety, that you should feel safe in your everyday life depending on your surroundings. IT security, to protect a persons or organization's valuable assets such as information. Flight safety, the safety of flying in its various kinds. READ MORE

  3. 3. Video Analysis Supporting Stroke Assessment within the Prehospital Care

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Biomedicinsk teknik

    Author : Emma Anzén; [2018]
    Keywords : Augmented reality; FAST; NIHSS; prehospital care; quantitative measurements; stroke; telestroke; video analysis; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Sweden, as well as the rest of the world has an increasing life-expectancy creating higher demands on the healthcare providers and on the quality of healthcare. Stroke is the third leading cause of death in Sweden. Prehospital stroke assessment is completed as rapid assessments by paramedics through the use of different stroke scales. READ MORE