Equipment and Supplies

Interventional decentralized telemonitoring: bridging the gap between patient's device and physician's needs in well selected indications.

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Apr 02, 2015

Telemedicine comprises different concepts aiming to close a spatial distance between practitioner, medical staff and patient. It's functionality can include mere data transmission but extend as well to triggering alarms or enable consultation and therapy suggestions.

[Equipment of physician-staffed ambulance systems in the state of Baden-Wuerttemberg].

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Jul 19, 2002

BACKGROUND: Laws regulating emergency medical systems in the federal state of Baden-Wuerttemberg call for equipment of physician-staffed ambulances that is based on current knowledge in emergency medicine. The grade of implementation is determined using single issue complexes.

Household disaster preparedness and information sources: Rapid cluster survey after a storm in New South Wales, Australia.

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Jul 07, 2008

BACKGROUND: A storm-related disaster in New South Wales, Australia in June 2007 caused infrastructure damage, interrupted essential services, and presented major public health risks. We investigated household disaster preparedness and information sources used before and during the disaster.

Flexible polymer transistors with high pressure sensitivity for application in electronic skin and health monitoring.

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May 15, 2013

Flexible pressure sensors are essential parts of an electronic skin to allow future biomedical prostheses and robots to naturally interact with humans and the environment. Mobile biomonitoring in long-term medical diagnostics is another attractive application for these sensors.

Radiofrequency identification and medical devices: the regulatory framework on electromagnetic compatibility. Part I: medical devices.

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Jun 18, 2012

Radiofrequency identification (RFID) technology has acheived significant success and has penetrated into various areas of healthcare. Several RFID-based applications are used in various modalities with the ultimate aim of improving patient care.

Performance of a new speech translation device in translating verbal recommendations of medication action plans for patients with diabetes.

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Aug 27, 2012

BACKGROUND: Language barriers are significant hurdles for chronic disease patients in achieving self-management goals of therapy, particularly in settings where practitioners have limited nonprimary language skills, and in-person translators may not always be available.

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