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      n   pl   , -cies  
a    an unforeseen or sudden occurrence, esp. of a danger demanding immediate remedy or action  
b    (as modifier)  
an emergency exit     
a    a patient requiring urgent treatment  
b    (as modifier)  
an emergency ward     
3    state of emergency   a condition, declared by a government, in which martial law applies, usually because of civil unrest or natural disaster  
4      (N.Z.)   a player selected to stand by to replace an injured member of a team; reserve  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
1 Ambulance and Primary Care medical emergencies 2 Ambulance Emergency Care
dispatcher in EMS Control Center
Integrated Emergency Medical System
Global sytem including EMS and all Emergency Care Resources from Medical Emergency Call to Emergency Medical Specialized Hospital Services
1 Emergency Medical Technician 2 Nickname for Paramedical Professional
Emergency Medical Services - Polysemic Term used in USA and UK for Prehospital Emergency Services and other countries as the whole chain from Emergency Call to Hospital Intensive Care services.
Care Traduction difficulty !
Physician Led management of Medical Emergencies from Emergency Call to Hospital intensive Care and GP emergencies in a SAMU in a global Integrated EMS
Medical term
physician in charge in a SAMU medical Regulation center of evaluation of , calssification , sorting Medical Emergencies, and deciding of the prehospital best emergency care
called also Medical Regulator and different of English Medical Dispatchers who are not physicians
Public Health principal task of a Samu . Reception Evaluation, Triaging of Medical Emergencies through Medical Hotline.
See also Medical Regulator Physician
Medical Regulation of Emergencies Regional Call Center
See Medical Regulator Physician


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