Medical professionals use stethoscopes as one of the first diagnostic tools when examining patients, but they are also sophisticated listening devices that can be used to characterize problems in the heart and lungs. To help you perfect your skill with a stethoscope, we have pulled together some of the best resources available including audio-visual lessons, drills, and quizzes on heart and lung pathology.
As a first responder, part of the job is taking vitals and assessing the situation. In order to make the job easier, Re Factor Tactical makes a 2 inch wide cloth trauma tape printed with slots for writing in vital signs and notes.
Littman stethoscopes are essential diagnostic tools in medicine, but the model you need depends on your occupation and budget. We compare models like the Lightweight II SE, Classic III, Cardiology IV, and Master Cardiology to help you choose the best Littmann stethoscope for your needs.
Each full-sized multi tool is still centered on the characteristic Leatherman knife and pliers design, but they have different peripheral tools to accommodate users with different lifestyles and needs.
Whether you work in a hospital, in an ambulance, or on the battlefield, a good pair of trauma shears is an essential part of your equipment.
Electric scooters can help limited-mobility adults reclaim parts of their lives that once seemed unreachable. We chose our favorite electric mobility scooters based on their superior range, comfort, ease of use, and customer support.
Buying the right multi tool can be difficult with so many options available, so we compare two models from the popular brand, Leatherman. The Leatherman Surge and the Leatherman Super Tool 300 are heavy-duty multi tools that have more tools with less compromise than smaller versions like the Wave and Rebar.
Finding the right electric wheelchair for sale can be difficult and time consuming. We give you all the information you need to make informed choices about the right lightweight electric wheelchair for your needs.
The RATS tourniquet uses elastic strength to stop blood flow instead of the windlass system, used by other models like the SOFT T Wide and CAT.
GLUture surgical skin glue combines 60% Dermabond with 40% Vetbond, and as other skin glues, work best on thin cuts with smooth edges.
During a hurricane, anything can happen, but rescue efforts are usually only days away. A few simple items can help rescuers locate you and keep you alive until they arrive.
Tourniquets need to be accessible so they can be deployed immediately when needed. Tourniquet holders keep your tourniquet within easy reach so you're always ready.
Mylar blankets can reflect up to 90% of body heat back to the wearer. These blankets are especially useful in a portable first aid kit because they take up almost no space.
Find the CPR dummy that's right to train your class with this in-depth buying guide for every type of dummy.
Personal protective equipment should not be underestimated.
If you work in a dusty environment, you may already wear a mask, but air pollution is a growing problem in the modern world. N95 masks trap pollution, dust, allergens, and other fine particles linked to chronic respiratory problems. Protecting your lungs with a respirator now will decrease your risk of developing severe medical conditions like asthma, cancer, cardiovascular disease, and COPD.
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