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U.S. Fire Administration Technical Report Series Special Report: Fires Involving Medical Oxygen Equipment
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,770. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The United States Fire Administration has noted with growing concern the number of flash fire incidents linked to lightweight, portable oxygen equipment. The following report describes the general hazards associated with oxygen-enriched atmospheres, including aluminum in contact with high-pressure oxygen, and more.
Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Recruitment and Retention Manual - Guidebook for Managers and Recruiters of Volunteer and Career Personnel, Leadership, Stress Management, Marketing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The United States Fire Administration (USFA) publication Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Recruitment and Retention Manual is a guidebook intended for the use of the managers and recruiters of volunteer personnel in organizations that provide emergency medical services.
EMS Safety: Techniques and Applications, plus Alive on Arrival, Tips for Safe Emergency Vehicle Operations - Comprehensive Manual on Hazards Faced by Emergency Medical Services Providers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The United States Fire Administration (USFA) publication EMS Safety: Techniques & Applications was developed as a comprehensive manual to address the hazards faced by EMS providers and describe ways in which emergency responders can and should deal with these risks.
Frank's Last Call
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
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Spence Kennedy starts work at a busy seaside ambulance station, and under the guidance of Frank, a paramedic coming up to retirement, works his way through a succession of incidents, comic and tragic. Based on the real-life blog ‘Siren Voices’, 'Frank’s Last Call' puts the reader in the driving seat of an ambulance, and offers an uncompromising tour of duty around a contemporary UK town.
Stroke How to Deal with It!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Stroke How to Deal with It! A stroke is known also known as a cerebrovascular accident. It happens when the blood vessel to a part of the brain is blocked (due to a blood clot) or burst. The brain cells in that part cannot get the oxygen and nutrients so they are damaged and unable to function. When the brain cell is damaged, there is loss of function of the body part controlled by the brain cell.
21st Century NBC WMD CBRN Weapons and Terrorism: Guidelines for Mass Casualty Decontamination During a HAZMAT/Weapon of Mass Destruction Incident (Two Volumes)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 17,890. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
These Guidelines represent the latest evolution in our approach to mass casualty decontamination. These Guidelines were developed for first responders to provide information and suggested procedures for mass casualty decontamination following a hazardous material (HAZMAT)/WMD attack.