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Resuscitation Devices Market Pitching Growth by 2021

North America dominates global resuscitation devices market. Incessant launch of new resuscitation devices by key players in this region led to increase adoption of resuscitation devices and hence drives the market growth. Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/09 ...

Source: SBWire
Published: 09 May 2018

Vyaire Medical Recalls AirLife Resuscitation Devices and Broselow Convenience Kits Due to Risk of Malfunction Caused by Error in Product Design

The FDA has identified this as a Class I recall, the most serious type of recall. Use of these devices may cause serious injuries or death. The Vyaire Medical AirLife Resuscitation Device & Broselow Convenience Kit are manual resuscitation devices used ...

Source: Fda.gov
Published: 11 May 2018

Gold Cross Ambulance Celebrates 50 Years of Service

In the beginning, Gene Moffitt and three other employees responded to calls in two Cadillac ambulances equipped with first-aid kits, resuscitation devices and stretchers, and his wife Julia oversaw dispatch operations while caring for their young children.

Source: utahbusiness.com
Published: 21 May 2018

Plane passengers to be taught resuscitation

Please fasten your seatbelts, stow your tray table and brush up on your mouth-to-mouth resuscitation: airline passengers could soon be given tips on restarting fellow-travellers’ hearts under guidelines designed to save hundreds of lives. An ...

Source: The Times
Published: 18 May 2018

Zimbabwe: NRZ Resuscitation Key to Byo Revival

The resuscitation of the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) is central to the revival of Bulawayo, which located at the heart of the region's railway network. Established in 1897, the NRZ is headquartered in Bulawayo. It was part of imperialist idealist ...

Source: AllAfrica.com
Published: 26 Feb 2018

First Injury Reported From Kilauea Lava Spatter

Careful attention to airway management, fluid resuscitation, pain control and sedation, fracture stabilization, and attention to solid organ and bowel injury are essential. In a devastating eruption at the Galeras Volcano in Columbia in January of 1993 ...

Source: Forbes
Published: 21 May 2018

Mpls. dealer sent to prison for supplying fatal heroin dose to Oakdale man

16, 2014, and saw him on the toilet. She called 911 and started resuscitation efforts. She said he had just completed drug addiction treatment. Police and fire personnel arrived and took over life-saving efforts. One officer located an uncapped syringe ...

Source: Star Tribune
Published: 20 May 2018

Video shows woman's backflip mishap over waterfall. CHP urging caution around rivers

Several bystanders jumped into the water, rescuing her, and began emergency resuscitation. Nevada County Consolidated Fire District, North San Juan Fire Protection District and CAL FIRE personnel arrived and used a rescue rope system to raise her to the ...

Source: The Sacramento Bee
Published: 21 May 2018

Nigeria: FEC Approves N40 Billion for Resuscitation of Kontagora Dam

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, on Wednesday approved N40.2 billion for the resuscitation and completion of Kontagora/Auna Dam and Irrigation project in Niger as well as N226 million for pests control along 11 frontline states. The Ministers of Water ...

Source: AllAfrica.com
Published: 02 Nov 2017

Israeli Toddler Drowns, Another in Critical Condition After Being Rescued From Lake

A neighbor performed CPR while waiting for paramedics, who continued resuscitation measures. The victim was admitted in serious condition to Barzilai Medical Center in Ashkelon and died some time later. In the second incident, a girl also aged two ...

Source: Haaretz.com
Published: 20 May 2018

Robb Greenawald was teacher, mentor, athlete and friend

But a neighbor administered mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and saved Greenawald’s life. Doctors implanted a defibrillator in his chest and told him to forgo heavy exercise. That was difficult advice for a man who had completed several marathons and loved ...

Source: Green Bay Press-Gazette
Published: 21 May 2018

Dissecting ZTE: What it is and what it wants to be

It now looks as though the company will receive some form of resuscitation. Skirting around attempts to divine the sort of deal the US Commerce Department will strike, it appears ZTE will find itself locked out of future carrier deals in the US and the UK ...

Source: ZDNet
Published: 20 May 2018

Stop by The Bee on Wednesday to learn a lesson that could save someone's life

While not a full class in cardiopulmonary resuscitation, hands-only CPR can mean the difference between life and death in an emergency. If you work, shop, or eat downtown — or if you just have plans to be in the area on Wednesday — we invite you to ...

Source: The Modesto Bee
Published: 21 May 2018

Ongoing Assessment of Fluid Responsiveness Provides Indication of Cardiac Functions in Septic Patients

The researchers concluded that a decrease in SV demonstrated on PLR in critically ill patients undergoing non-invasive monitoring during sepsis resuscitation should prompt ECHO evaluation of cardiac structure and function. “With mounting evidence of ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 21 May 2018

The Incarcerated: Causes of Violence In Prisons, With Solutions (Part III)

I saw a guy that fell out of his seat. And the guard looked over the guy, but the prisoner was the only one that responded and started to give the guy mouth to mouth resuscitation. Well, come to find out the guy who was giving him resuscitation ...

Source: The Good Men Project
Published: 21 May 2018

Learning to save a life with online lessons, practice dummies and talking defibrillators

I was surprised to learn that, though the American Heart Association changed its CPR guidelines so mouth-to-mouth resuscitation is no longer a training requirement, the Red Cross is still recommending giving two rescue breaths after every 30 chest ...

Source: Brooklyn Eagle
Published: 21 May 2018

Brain Death: Resuscitation Medicine Claims Evidence of Consciousness After Death

While conventional wisdom is that once there is no longer any measurable brain activity, a person is dead, practitioners of so-called resuscitation medicine say that they have found evidence of consciousness after death. Dr. Sam Parnia, a doctor and ...

Source: Guardian LV
Published: 29 Dec 2013

St. Petersburg Important Event For Networking, Exploring Possibilities In Africa – OpEd

Today, Russian influence in Africa, despite efforts towards resuscitation, remains marginal. Given its global status, Russia has to be more active in Africa, as Western Europe, the European Union, America and China are, but Russia is partially absent and ...

Source: Eurasia Review
Published: 21 May 2018

Resuscitation Devices Market Pitching Growth by 2021

Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/09/2018 -- Resuscitation devices are used in almost any emergency situations, aiming to initiate spontaneous breathing. Resuscitation devices comprises various devices such as ventilators, resuscitation masks, resuscitation ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 09 May 2018

Man killed in 3-alarm Rochester house fire Sunday morning

The man was unconscious and was extricated from the residence and brought to a waiting ambulance where Rochester Paramedics began resuscitation efforts. The man was transported to Tobey Hospital in Wareham where he was later pronounced dead. The female ...

Source: Wicked Local
Published: 21 May 2018

Surviving sepsis campaign update focuses on critical first hour

"Our revised Hour-1 Bundle reflects the clinical reality at the bedside of seriously ill patients with sepsis or septic shock -- with the explicit intention of beginning resuscitation and management immediately." Update to SSC Bundle Aims to Further ...

Source: Science Daily
Published: 21 May 2018

New resuscitation guidelines for severely hypothermic patients in cardiac arrest

The general rule for treatment of patients in cardiac arrest is that once resuscitation measures have begun, they must be continued uninterruptedly until the patient shows signs of life or is pronounced dead. A new study has shown that in the specific case ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 31 Mar 2015

When to start (and not stop) resuscitation efforts

One of the most difficult moments faced by anaesthetists and other healthcare staff is when to carry on attempts to resuscitate a person, and when those efforts should reasonably stop. This dilemma is the subject of a session at Euroanaesthesia, the annual ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 02 Jun 2013

AHA: Nurse's Colleagues Use the CPR He Taught Them to Save His Life

To provide this type of training, the American Heart Association introduced the Resuscitation Quality Improvement program in 2015. The program provides mobile simulation stations that offer realistic patient scenarios that allow health care providers to ...

Source: philly.com
Published: 08 May 2018

Guidelines on basic newborn resuscitation

Globally, about one quarter of all neonatal deaths are caused by birth asphyxia. In this document, birth asphyxia is defined simply as the failure to initiate and sustain breathing at birth. Effective resuscitation at birth can prevent a large proportion ...

Source: World Health Organization
Published: 19 Jul 2012

The Eighth Day

Active management of the third stage confers much lower risk of postpartum hemorrhage than passive management, and just as normal saline is unsuitable for resuscitation, any sort of massive transfusion protocol is unlikely to be possible (see note 2).

Source: in-Training
Published: 21 May 2018