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2011-11-09 13:00:00

Platform Eases Communication between Dispatcher and Emergency Service Driver Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) November 09, 2011 NexTraq, the value leader of GPS fleet tracking and vehicle management solutions, today announces proven fleet tracking capabilities and benefits to the emergency medical service (EMS) industry. By integrating the NexTraqâ“ž¢ Fleet Tracking platform into fleet operations, EMS dispatchers provide more accurate arrival times in an industry where...

2011-11-08 01:00:00

The European Aero Medical Institute (EURAMI), of Reutlingen, Germany, has awarded American Jets Critical Care Air Ambulance of the United States, the highest level of globally accepted accreditation at the annual meeting in Lisbon, Portugal. http://www.AmericanJets.net (PRWEB) November 07, 2011 American Jets Air Ambulance, a Florida licensed and FAA approved air ambulance provider http://www.AmericanJets.net , has received the internationally recognized EURAMI Accreditation with Special...

2011-10-13 09:54:16

Doctors may be sending too many patients by helicopter, an expensive choice that may not impact patient outcome When a patient needs to travel between hospitals and time is of the essence, helicopter transport is generally assumed to be faster and more desirable than taking a ground ambulance, but a paper published today in the online journal PLoS ONE refutes this common assumption, revealing that the actual times to treatment for patients transported by helicopter may not justify the...

2011-09-22 10:00:00

Birmingham-based AirMed is the only North American company in the running for the coveted travel insurance industry award Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) September 22, 2011 AirMed International (http://www.airmed.com) has been nominated for the third time as Air Ambulance Provider of the Year in the prestigious industry awards presented annually by the International Travel Insurance Journal (ITIJ). Alabama-based AirMed is the only North American finalist for this award, competing against...

2011-08-16 12:41:50

Implementing a command-directed casualty response system appears to be associated with reducing battlefield casualties, including killed-in-action deaths, casualties who died of wounds, and preventable combat deaths, according to a report in the August issue of Archives of Surgery, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. "Historically, approximately 90 percent of combat-related deaths occur prior to a casualty reaching a medical treatment facility (MTF)," the authors write as background...

2011-08-09 00:00:28

Leading U.S. air ambulance AirMed International recently completed a complicated 26-hour transport from central Asia to the United States to save a young man suffering from a widely undiagnosed and potentially fatal condition. Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan (PRWEB) August 08, 2011 Leading U.S. air ambulance company AirMed International excels in international life-saving flights and recently completed a 26 hour transport from central Asia to the United States to save a young man suffering from a...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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