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emergency

  

      n   pl   , -cies  
1   
a    an unforeseen or sudden occurrence, esp. of a danger demanding immediate remedy or action  
b    (as modifier)  
an emergency exit     
2   
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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emergency

  
  
crisis, danger, difficulty, exigency, extremity, necessity, panic stations     (informal)   pass, pinch, plight, predicament, quandary, scrape     (informal)   strait  

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Prehospital Emergency Care n.
1 Ambulance and Primary Care medical emergencies 2 Ambulance Emergency Care

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
n.
dispatcher in EMS Control Center
n.
Integrated Emergency Medical System
Global sytem including EMS and all Emergency Care Resources from Medical Emergency Call to Emergency Medical Specialized Hospital Services
n.
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
n.
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
n.
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 !
n.
Public Health principal task of a Samu . Reception Evaluation, Triaging of Medical Emergencies through Medical Hotline.
See also Medical Regulator Physician
n.
United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund works for children's rights, their survival, development and protection, guided by the Convention on the Rights of the Child. UNICEF provides long-term humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in developing countries.
UNICEF is one of the members of the United Nations Development Group and its Executive Committee. Donate to help UNICEF meet the urgent needs of children. unicef.org en.wikipedia.org/wiki/UNICEF
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