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1. First Aid Travel Kit

First Aid Travel Kit First Aid Travel Kit Toggle navigation Brain Head & Neck Chest Endocrine Abdomen Musculoskeletal Skin Infectious Disease Hematology & Oncology Cohorts Diagnostics Emergency Findings Procedures Prevention & Management Pharmacy Resuscitation Trauma Emergency Procedures Ultrasound Cardiovascular Emergencies Lung Emergencies Infectious Disease Pediatrics Neurologic Emergencies Skin Exposure Miscellaneous Abuse Cancer Administration 4 First Aid Travel Kit First Aid Travel Kit (...) Aka: First Aid Travel Kit , First Aid Wilderness Kit II. Approach: General Items in addition to those included in Prevent Gastrointestinal Illness Consider III. Approach: Additional Wound Care Items Irrigating syringe (30 cc) with 18 gauge plastic tip Antiseptics (wound edges only) Povidone 10% (Betadine) diluted 1 ounce in one liter water for use Closure Steri-strips or butterfly bandages Tincture of benzoin IV. Preparations: Basic Trauma Care Gauze Ace wrap Sling Sam Splint pack ( Spenco second

2018 FP Notebook

2. Clinical care of severe acute respiratory infections – Tool kit

Clinical care of severe acute respiratory infections – Tool kit COVID-19 Adaptation Clinical Care for Severe Acute Respiratory Infection ToolkitClinical Care for Severe Acute Respiratory Infection Toolkit COVID-19 AdaptationWHO/2019-nCoV/SARI_toolkit/2020.1 © World Health Organization 2020 Some rights reserved. This work is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 IGO licence (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO; https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/igo). Under (...) . EPIDEMIOLOGY 1 Summary 2 References and resources 3 1.1 COVID-19 fact sheet 4 1.2 Other viruses with pandemic potential 5 2. SCREENING, TRIAGE AND INITIAL APPROACH 7 Summary 8 References and resources 9 2.1 Screening and triage 11 2.2 Interagency Integrated Triage Tool 13 2.3 Basic emergency care (BEC): ABCDE approach to the acutely ill 16 2.4 Memory aid: key criteria used to assess nutrition and vital signs in children 25 2.5 Memory aid for pregnant women: key physiological aspects 26 2.6 Decision-making

2020 WHO Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic

3. First Aid Travel Kit

First Aid Travel Kit First Aid Travel Kit Toggle navigation Brain Head & Neck Chest Endocrine Abdomen Musculoskeletal Skin Infectious Disease Hematology & Oncology Cohorts Diagnostics Emergency Findings Procedures Prevention & Management Pharmacy Resuscitation Trauma Emergency Procedures Ultrasound Cardiovascular Emergencies Lung Emergencies Infectious Disease Pediatrics Neurologic Emergencies Skin Exposure Miscellaneous Abuse Cancer Administration 4 First Aid Travel Kit First Aid Travel Kit (...) Aka: First Aid Travel Kit , First Aid Wilderness Kit II. Approach: General Items in addition to those included in Prevent Gastrointestinal Illness Consider III. Approach: Additional Wound Care Items Irrigating syringe (30 cc) with 18 gauge plastic tip Antiseptics (wound edges only) Povidone 10% (Betadine) diluted 1 ounce in one liter water for use Closure Steri-strips or butterfly bandages Tincture of benzoin IV. Preparations: Basic Trauma Care Gauze Ace wrap Sling Sam Splint pack ( Spenco second

2015 FP Notebook

4. Making Choices: A Decision Aid for Women with Breast Cancer. Deciding whether to join the SNAC2 trial

that the lymph system and lymph nodes are important is that when breast cancer spreads, it often travels to other parts of the body through the blood and the lymph systems. If cancer cells get into the lymph system, then they may spread to the blood and other parts of the body. The lymph nodes in the armpit will often be the first place where breast cancer spread is detected. Therefore, knowing whether or not these nodes contain cancer is critical. This will allow your medical team to give good advice about (...) Making Choices: A Decision Aid for Women with Breast Cancer. Deciding whether to join the SNAC2 trial Deciding whether to join the SNAC2 trial (Sentinel Node Biopsy versus Axillary Clearance) A decision aid for women with breast cancerMaking Choices A Decision Aid for Women with Breast Cancer Deciding whether to join the SNAC2 trial (Sentinel Node Biopsy versus Axillary Clearance) © Centre for Medical Psychology & Evidence-based Decision-making (CeMPED), University of Sydney 2008. All rights

2015 SickKids Supportive Care Guidelines

5. Tropical Travel Trouble 009 Humongous HIV Extravaganza

Tropical Travel Trouble 009 Humongous HIV Extravaganza Humongous HIV Extravaganza • LITFL • Tropical Traveler Clinical Cases Emergency medicine and critical care medical education blog Search LITFL ... | | | Humongous HIV Extravaganza , last update March 1, 2019 aka 009 The diagnosis of HIV is no longer fatal and the term AIDS is becoming less frequent. In many countries, people with HIV are living longer than those with diabetes. This post will hopefully teach the basics of a complex disease (...) to emphasise that testing kits are required to test for both strains. While clinical management is generally not altered, non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitors have no activity in HIV-2 and therefore are avoided (see drugs below). Q2. How does HIV infect our cells and replicate? Answer and interpretation Below is a wordy summary of how HIV infects our cells, you may prefer to jump to the videos and then read the content. 1. HIV expresses a receptor GP120 and GP41 which attaches to cells

2018 Life in the Fast Lane Blog

6. Tropical Travel Trouble 006 Watery Diarrhoea

and bedding of the deceased by stirring them in boiling water or by drying them thoroughly in the sun. Reference s Beeching N and Gill G. . 7e Wiley Blackwell 2014. CDC – Eddleston, Davidson, Brent, Wilkinson. . Oxford Medical Handbooks. 4e 2014 Green Book – Matthews PC. . Oxford University Press, 2017 Rothe C. Clinical Cases in Tropical Medicine. Elsevier 2015. ISBN 9780702058240 Uptodate – WHO – Cholera kit WHO – CLINICAL CASES Tropical Travel Trouble About Dr Neil Long . Emergency Physician at Burnaby (...) Tropical Travel Trouble 006 Watery Diarrhoea Watery Diarrhoea • LITFL • Tropical Traveler Clinical Cases Emergency medicine and critical care medical education blog Search LITFL ... | | | Watery Diarrhoea , last update March 1, 2019 aka 006 Our medical student who caught shigella on a Nepalese elective has a thirst for adventure. They plan to help at a Bangladesh refugee camp but the latest CDC report states there have been some cases of cholera. They’ve done a little bit of reading and want

2018 Life in the Fast Lane Blog

7. Crizotinib (Xalkori) Resubmission for First Line Advanced NSCLC

burden even before receiving the first dose. Those that did not have to go through chemotherapy expressed it as a “relief”. “When I was first diagnosed, the fear of traditional chemotherapy and radiation was overwhelming”. Participants of the focus group used words such as “cytotoxic killer” and “poison” to describe chemotherapy. 2. Infusion: The Infusions themselves presents challenges beyond travel time and hospital visits. During the infusion, some patients were asked to wear “ice” mittens (...) Crizotinib (Xalkori) Resubmission for First Line Advanced NSCLC pan-Canadian Oncology Drug Review Initial Clinical Guidance Report Crizotinib (Xalkori) Resubmission for Advanced or Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer July 3, 2015 DISCLAIMER Not a Substitute for Professional Advice This report is primarily intended to help Canadian health systems leaders and policymakers make well-informed decisions and thereby improve the quality of health care services. While patients and others may use

2015 Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health - Rapid Review

8. I’m retiring my first stethoscope

I’m retiring my first stethoscope I’m retiring my first stethoscope I’m retiring my first stethoscope | | April 26, 2018 278 Shares I retired my first stethoscope today. I bought my Littmann Cardiology III during my first term of medical school in 1999. It came with a penlight, otoscope, ophthalmoscope, manual blood pressure cuff, tuning forks and reflex hammer, all contained within a traditional black leather physician’s bag with my initials in gold. Receiving your medical student diagnostic (...) kit is one of the rites of passage for all of us who enter this profession. I still own all of these items. Most are in that same black leather bag on a shelf in my office. But it was my stethoscope that I have used most often since then, well, until today. That stethoscope was with me in the Caribbean where I placed it on the bodies of mock and real patients. I listened to patients with dengue fever, Jamaican vomiting sickness, as well as diabetes and heart disease. I almost lost it on a bus

2018 KevinMD blog

9. The Healthy Traveler’s Mindset — Mitigating Risk and Embracing Adventure

.” – Neale Donald Walsch [Cullen on Cricket Grounds in Mumbai, India] 1. I once carried an extensive (and heavy) kit of first aid supplies that was less than ideal for a backpacker attempting to travel light. I’ve personally found over time that I can make do very well with just a few basic essentials. Here are a few of my essentials, but also have a look through the CDC’s recommendations for a and make a kit that fits your needs. Disinfectant, antibacterial ointment, and small bandaging supplies. Pain (...) make an extraordinary and wonderful TV documentary to share with all that have that spirit of adventure. Cecil Welch Well said, Cullen. I’ve traveled/lived outside the US for four years and have to agree with you on all your points! I’ve also found that a minimalist version of the recommended first aid kit does the trick in most travel situations. No need to carry extra weight all the way around the world! Post a Comment Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Comment

2015 CDC Public Health Matters

10. Travel Medicine and Vaccination (Treatment)

to developing countries or where local availability of such resources remains in doubt. The kit should include standard first-aid items, simple medications for common ailments, and any items specific for that traveler. In addition, consider having a list of medications along with a medical attestation signed by a physician authenticating the need of those medications for personal use. Some countries do not allow certain medications, commonly prescription pain medications, into the country without (...) a physician letter and without medication being in the original pharmacy bottle. Standard toiletry items sufficient for the entire travel period are recommended. This would include tampons for women, which are not available in most countries). Procuring even the most basic items can be a challenge because of language barriers. [ , ] First-aid items to consider often include the following: Antiseptic wound cleanser Antihistamines Wound coverings: Adhesive bandages, medical tape, sterile gauze Eye drops

2014 eMedicine Emergency Medicine

11. Travel Medicine and Vaccination (Overview)

to developing countries or where local availability of such resources remains in doubt. The kit should include standard first-aid items, simple medications for common ailments, and any items specific for that traveler. In addition, consider having a list of medications along with a medical attestation signed by a physician authenticating the need of those medications for personal use. Some countries do not allow certain medications, commonly prescription pain medications, into the country without (...) a physician letter and without medication being in the original pharmacy bottle. Standard toiletry items sufficient for the entire travel period are recommended. This would include tampons for women, which are not available in most countries). Procuring even the most basic items can be a challenge because of language barriers. [ , ] First-aid items to consider often include the following: Antiseptic wound cleanser Antihistamines Wound coverings: Adhesive bandages, medical tape, sterile gauze Eye drops

2014 eMedicine Emergency Medicine

12. Travel Medicine and Vaccination (Follow-up)

to developing countries or where local availability of such resources remains in doubt. The kit should include standard first-aid items, simple medications for common ailments, and any items specific for that traveler. In addition, consider having a list of medications along with a medical attestation signed by a physician authenticating the need of those medications for personal use. Some countries do not allow certain medications, commonly prescription pain medications, into the country without (...) a physician letter and without medication being in the original pharmacy bottle. Standard toiletry items sufficient for the entire travel period are recommended. This would include tampons for women, which are not available in most countries). Procuring even the most basic items can be a challenge because of language barriers. [ , ] First-aid items to consider often include the following: Antiseptic wound cleanser Antihistamines Wound coverings: Adhesive bandages, medical tape, sterile gauze Eye drops

2014 eMedicine Emergency Medicine

13. Travel Medicine and Vaccination (Diagnosis)

to developing countries or where local availability of such resources remains in doubt. The kit should include standard first-aid items, simple medications for common ailments, and any items specific for that traveler. In addition, consider having a list of medications along with a medical attestation signed by a physician authenticating the need of those medications for personal use. Some countries do not allow certain medications, commonly prescription pain medications, into the country without (...) a physician letter and without medication being in the original pharmacy bottle. Standard toiletry items sufficient for the entire travel period are recommended. This would include tampons for women, which are not available in most countries). Procuring even the most basic items can be a challenge because of language barriers. [ , ] First-aid items to consider often include the following: Antiseptic wound cleanser Antihistamines Wound coverings: Adhesive bandages, medical tape, sterile gauze Eye drops

2014 eMedicine Emergency Medicine

14. First aid Full Text available with Trip Pro

spreads into the bone of the jaw and starts . and , including , and , , and , treated with an to let air out but not in. Many accidents can happen at home, office, schools, laboratories etc. which require immediate attention before the patient is attended by the doctor. First aid kits [ ] A first aid kit consists of a strong, durable bag or transparent plastic box. They are commonly identified with a white cross on a green background. A first aid kit does not have to be bought ready-made (...) . The advantage of ready-made first aid kits are that they have well organized compartments and familiar layouts. Contents [ ] There is no universal agreement upon list for the contents of a first aid kit. The UK Health and Safety Executive stress that the contents of workplace first aid kits will vary according to the nature of the work activities. As an example of possible contents of a kit, British Standard "BS 8599 First Aid Kits for the Workplace" lists the following items: Information leaflet Medium

2012 Wikipedia

15. Cell-Free Circulating Tumour DNA Blood Testing to Detect EGFR T790M Mutation in People With Advanced Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer

the EGFR mutation in blood samples (Table 1). March 2020 Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series; Vol. 20: No. 5, pp. 1–176, March 2020 14 Table 1: EGFR Mutation Kits Approved by Health Canada Characteristic Description Therascreen EGFR Plasma RGQ PCR Kit Cobas EGFR Mutation Test Version 2 Manufacturer Qiagen Roche Licence number 97247 98447 Type Test kit Test kit Device class 3 3 First issue date 2016-07-08 2017-01-24 Detection method Analogue Semi-quantitative Detects 21 mutations Analogue Semi (...) Checklists for Studies Included in Economic Literature Review 141 Appendix 7: Primary Economic Evaluation 143 Appendix 8: Budget Impact Analysis 158 Appendix 9: Letter of Information 163 Appendix 10: Interview Guide 164 REFERENCES 165 March 2020 Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series; Vol. 20: No. 5, pp. 1–176, March 2020 8 LIST OF TABLES Table 1: EGFR Mutation Kits Approved by Health Canada 14 Table 2: Sensitivity, Specificity, Concordance Rate, Positive and Negative Predictive Value in Included

2020 Health Quality Ontario

16. Gene Expression Profiling Tests for Early-Stage Invasive Breast Cancer

of breast cancer. 1 Breast cancer is typically first detected as a lump or thickening of the breast that is discovered through self examination or through screening mammography. Diagnosis is made through tissue biopsy. Different classifications for breast cancer can influence disease prognosis and treatment response. Classification can be based on cancer stage, visual examination of how abnormal cells look under a microscope (histological grade), the presence or absence of certain receptors (receptor (...) is present, but is contained in the area where the first abnormal cells began to develop • Stage 2 (invasive): cancer is growing, but is still contained in the breast or growth has only extended to the nearby lymph nodes • Stage 3 (invasive): cancer has extended beyond the immediate region of the tumour and may have invaded nearby lymph nodes and muscles, but has not spread to distant organs • Stage 4 (metastatic): cancer has spread to other distant areas of the body such as the liver, lung, bones

2020 Health Quality Ontario

17. Toolkit to support the generation of robust estimates of hepatitis C prevalence

, the first ‘Global health sector strategy on viral hepatitis 2016–2021’ was endorsed by the World Health Assembly, offering a strategy for the health sector on how to work towards the elimination of viral hepatitis as a major public health threat by 2030 [5]. Building upon this strategy, the ‘Action plan for the health sector response to viral hepatitis in the WHO European Region’ was developed and approved by the WHO Regional Committee in September 2016 [6]. This document is intended to guide (...) and support countries in their efforts to achieve the targets set in the Global Health Sector Strategy, and in 2019 the first progress results were published by the WHO [7]. In both the Global Health Sector Strategy and the European Action Plan it is recognised that an understanding of the HCV epidemic is crucial to inform action. The first strategic direction deals with the need for robust national hepatitis strategic information systems and one of the targets defined for 2020 by the European action plan

2020 European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control - Technical Guidance

18. COVID-19 Airway Management Principles Full Text available with Trip Pro

whenever possible. Everyone should know the plan before entering the room – use a checklist to achieve this. Plan how to communicate before entering the room. The algorithm/cognitive aid you plan to use should be displayed in or taken into the room. All preparations of airway equipment and drugs that can take place outside the room should do. Use a kit mat if available. The best skilled airway manager present should manage the airway to maximise the first pass success. Focus on safety, promptness (...) techniques you have not used before or are not trained in. Again, for the reasons stated above, this is not a time to test new techniques. 11. Ensure all necessary airway kit is present in the room before tracheal intubation takes place . This includes the airway trolley and a cognitive aid consistent with the rescue strategy. a. Monitoring including working continuous waveform capnography b. Working suction c. Ventilator set up d. Working, checked IV access 12. Use an tracheal intubation checklist – see

2020 ICM Anaesthesia COVID-19

19. Recommendations: Prehospital Emergency Medical Services (EMS) COVID-19

that personnel take respective rest periods and that they have designated spaces for food and rest. Personnel should try to maintain correct posture and take frequent muscle stretching breaks (active pauses). Section 2: PRE-TRANSPORT / EMS ON SCENE 2.1 Detect, Isolate and Report (DIR) Non-EMS responders who may be first on scene (e.g. police, fire fighters, bystanders trained in first aid) should follow the process of D.I.R. (Detect – Isolate – Report). At a distance of at least 1 meter, they should attempt (...) TRANSPORT 7 Section 4: POST-TRANSPORT 10 Section 5: ADMINISTRATION 13 Section 6: SPECIAL CONSIDERATIONS 15 Bibliography 17 Prehospital Emergency Medical Services (EMS) COVID-19 Recommendations | 2 Introduction This document provides general guidance for Emergency Medical Service (EMS) preparedness and response to COVID- 19. At a local and state level, regulations and resource configurations may vary. In addition to these recommendations, EMS agencies should consult with local stakeholders. First

2020 WHO Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic

20. Canadian guideline for Parkinson disease

of updating, identified by the panel experts. In the current review, if no sufficiently high-quality CPGs or no CPGs were identified in the grey literature search, then a staged approach to identification of evidence was implemented, where first moderate- to high-quality sys- tematic reviews were systematically searched for and used as evidence. In the absence of such reviews, or if there were no systematic reviews, then we next performed a general search of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) in regard (...) should be coordinated from a central location. Individuals with Parkinson disease in rural settings have more challenges accessing services and programs and must travel greater distances to access health care. Access to homecare may not be possible owing to geographic isolation. Navigating the complex health and social service systems can be daunting. Health care professionals can help by understanding and being sensitive to the many challenges facing people living with Parkinson disease

2019 CPG Infobase

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