Introduction

Many critically ill patients are transferred between hospitals, primarily for specialist therapy such as neurosurgery, admission to a staffed intensive care unit (ICU), or admission to specialized investigative facilities. The fundamental standards of care and equipment for between-hospital transfer are similar to those for intrahospital transfer, aiming to move ICU care with the patient (Runcie.. .Mai 1991). The essential differences are that a transport vehicle is required and that staff accompanying the patient during transfer are isolated with no back-up of additional personnel or equipment. Everything that might be required must be transported with the patient. Equipment must be robust and suitable for use in difficult environments.

Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea

Have You Been Told Over And Over Again That You Snore A Lot, But You Choose To Ignore It? Have you been experiencing lack of sleep at night and find yourself waking up in the wee hours of the morning to find yourself gasping for air?

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