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Synonyms for ALS

thickening of tissue in the motor tracts of the lateral columns and anterior horns of the spinal cord

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We learned so much by participating in the conference through running the four advanced life support workshops," commented Moslem Hussain, a 3rd year paramedic student.
The four-day Advanced Life Support for Obstetrics (Also) course was conducted by the BDF Hospital training and development directorate under the patronage of BDF Royal Medical Services director Brigadier Dr Shaikh Khalid bin Ali Al Khalifa.
After going through six months of rigorous tests, the paramedic became the only woman among just a handful of instructors in Great Britain qualified to teach advanced life support techniques to ambulance crews.
Army aircrews deploying in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom have been equipped with this new-generation aircrew ensemble that provides advanced life support, ballistic protection, and chemical-biological protection in a system of mission-configured modules.
1, Doctors, by The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, Advanced Life Support Group and NSPCC.
The City Council voted 11-0 to increase the basic life support fee from $449 to $569, and advanced life support services fee from $692 to $814.
that govern advanced life support include no reference to managing laryngectomized patients.
The SABRE program, which includes faculty from the University of Florida's (UF) Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, will focus on the discovery, development and application of the biological aspects of advanced life support strategies, says Mike Martin, UF vice president for agriculture and natural resources.
We already have advanced life support (in Timmins), but it's not 24 hours a day.
Advanced life support, nutritional support, pain control, and the use of skin banks also contribute to more favorable outcomes.
Depending on the institution, certification in pediatric advanced life support (PALS) and advanced cardiac life support (ACLS) are mandatory.
This quick-reference guide zeroes in on the most common clinical emergencies - the breathless patient, hypotension/falling blood pressure, disordered consciousness, metabolic emergencies, poisoning, low urine output, acute chest pain, the acute abdomen, the agitated patient, and advanced life support - to supply critical information when it is most needed.
Contract Awarded for provide Advanced Life Support advanced emergent Ambulance Service, ALS non emergent ambulance services to their consumers.
Advanced life support took place at the scene but unfortunately, despite best efforts, nothing could be done to save the man and he was confirmed dead.
The woman riding the motorcycle was in traumatic cardiac arrest and advanced life support was carried out at the scene.
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