Essays about: "medical equipment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 78 essays containing the words medical equipment.

  1. 1. Healthcare on the High Seas : A telemedical perspective on quality

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Sjöfartshögskolan (SJÖ); Linnéuniversitetet/Sjöfartshögskolan (SJÖ)

    Author : Hugh Lars Haakon Storlien; Anton Davis Halldin; [2020]
    Keywords : Telemedicine; telemedical; TMAS; maritime healthcare; seafaring; health care; shipping; medical equipment; video consultation;

    Abstract : The Telemedical Assistance Service (TMAS) plays a vital role in medical care at sea by linking the medically responsible officers (MROs) on board with onshore physicians. This project aims to investigate telemedical providers’ perceptions of maritime health care quality today, as well as future potential improvements in this field. READ MORE

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. A Digitized Workflow for Risk and Requirement Management

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Andrea Lundkvist; [2020]
    Keywords : Digitizing; quality management systems; medical device; risk management; requirement management;

    Abstract : To ensure the safety for both patients and personnel using medical equipment there are several regulations. The regulations differ between countries and the largest markets are the US and Europe. There are regulations regarding both risk and requirement management and for a digitized signature process. READ MORE

  4. 4. Quality Assurance of Intra-oral X-ray Images

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Radiofysik

    Author : Dieudonne Diba Daba; [2020]
    Keywords : Intraoral; X-rays; Intraoral X-rays; Quality assurance; Quality control; image quality; dental; Intraoral; Röntgen; Kvalitetskontroll; Intraoral röntgen; tandvård;

    Abstract : Dental radiography is one of the most frequent types of diagnostic radiological investigations performed. The equipment and techniques used are constantly evolving. READ MORE

  5. 5. AVA : Augmented Auscultation Simulation

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Designhögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Manuel Hess; [2020]
    Keywords : design; concept; augmented; auscultation; simulation; laerdal;

    Abstract : This thesis was a collaboration with Laerdal medical, exploring how the learning experience for auscultation training in medical, nursing and paramedic schools can be improved. The motivation to do so results from the assumption that there were great opportunities from a user experience perspective and my own wish to explore virtual simulation techniques with digital media, which seemed to be a good match. READ MORE