New equipment for ambulances will allow to conduct therapy in a few minutes
According to the official website of capital akimat, device will help to quickly introduce drugs to patients in difficult cases.
The doctors at the city station of an emergency medical service showed the new equipment for injections and infusions, which allows you to save the lives of patients in critical situations: portable determinants of venous and intraosseous infusion system.
"For our teams, the quality of medical care is directly related to the speed. This is especially true when there is a direct threat to the lives of patients. And the sooner we get access to the venous bed and begin the introduction of drugs, the better", – said the Deputy chief physician of the ambulance station Arman Bayanbayev.
In December, 53 ambulance crews in Astana received portable contactless determinants of AccuVein veins. These devices make it easier for physicians to work with poor access to the patient's veins. Wenaweser from a distance of a few centimeters Shine all the veins of a man at a depth of 8 mm.
"There are patients who find veins very difficult, they are almost invisible. Poor access to veins is not always a chronic problem. This condition can occur in everyone in an emergency, when the pressure drops: for example, shock, bleeding, massive burns. Previously, sometimes it was necessary to pierce the skin several times to catch a free vein, and now it can be done from the first time", – explained Arman Bayanbayev.
In addition, doctors demonstrated the work of intraosseous infusion systems, which are in service with the ambulance since July 2018. They are equipped with 15 resuscitation teams. With this system, the drugs reach the Central bloodstream within a few seconds. In critical situations, this allows you to start infusion therapy in a few minutes and then transport the patient to the hospital.
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