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View the document View the PDF document Anesthesia Machine Packet
Resource Description: This is a detailed packet that covers operation & use, preventatice maintenance, repair and troubleshooting, and schematics of anesthesia machines.
Created By: Cassandra Stanco, editor for Engineering World Health.
Date of Publication: 2016.
Published by: Engineering World Health.
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View the document View the PDF document Vaporizers for Anaesthesia
Resource Description: This article provides a detailed maintenance guide for three different ypes of vaporizers; the Oxford miniature vaporizer (OMV), the Epstein-Macintosh-Oxford (EMO), and Boyle’s ether vaporizer.
Created By: World Health Organization. From the Publication: Maintenance and Repair of Laboratory, Diagnostic Imaging, and Hospital Equipment.
Date of Publication: 1996.
Published by: World Health Organization.
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View the document View the PowerPoint document An Introduction to Anesthesia Machines
Resource Description: This PowerPoint covers the basics of anesthesia machines and accompanies our Anesthesia Machine Packet.
Created By: Virginia Reid, ed. for Engineering World Health.
Date of Publication: 2016.
Published by: Engineering World Health.
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View the document View the PowerPoint document Introduction to Bottled Gasses
Resource Description: This PowerPoint covers the basics of bottled gasses such as principles of use, commercial examples, and common problems.
Created By: Virginia Reid, ed. for Engineering World Health.
Date of Publication: 2016.
Published by: Engineering World Health.
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View the document View the PDF document Anesthesia Machines: Use and Operation
Resource Description: This article gives some basic background information on anesthesia machines and how they are used in hospitals, it covers related machinery like vaporizers and rotameters, how to safely handle gases, and it covers how to fix some common problems with these machines.
Created By: Robert Malkin. From the Publication: Medical Instrumentation in the Developing World.
Date of Publication: 2006.
Published by: Engineering World Health.
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View the document View the PDF document Testing Anaesthesia Machines
Resource Description: This article provides a detailed procedure for servicing anesthetic machines and ventilators, it also gives instructions for checking the various parts of ventilator bellows, a ventilator controller, and absorbers, and it gives a detailed guide for using a pressure regulator.
Created By: World Health Organization. From the Publication: Maintenance and Repair of Laboratory, Diagnostic Imaging, and Hospital Equipment.
Date of Publication: 1996.
Published by: World Health Organization.
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View the document View the PDF document Systems for Continuous-flow Anaesthesia
Resource Description: This article covers how continuous-flow anesthesia machines work, it gives detailed directions for servicing and maintaining a flowmeter unit, and it covers how to service a rotameter tube on a continuous flow anesthesia machine.
Created By: World Health Organization. From the Publication: Maintenance and Repair of Laboratory, Diagnostic Imaging, and Hospital Equipment.
Date of Publication: 1996.
Published by: World Health Organization.
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View the document View the PDF document Developing Anesthesia: Guidelines for Anaesthesia in Developing Countries Version 1.6
Resource Description: This textbook covers issues relating to anaesthesia including: respiratory disease, smoking, steriod supplementation, renal disease, liver disease, and general anaesthesia, airway management, anaesthetic agents, paediatric anaesthesia, and post anaesthetic care.
Created By: David Perscod.
Date of Publication: 2007.
Published by: David Pescod.
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View the document View the PDF document Guia Tecnologica No. 10- Sistema de Anestesia
Resource Description: Esta guía contiene principios operativos, riesgos para los pacientes , y especificaciones técnicas para sistemas de anestesia. This guide contains operating principles, risks to patients, and technical specifications for anesthesia systems.
Created By: Centro Nacional de Excelencia Tecnologica en Salud (CENETEC). From the Publication: Guias Tecnologicas.
Date of Publication: 2004.
Published by: Centro Nacional de Excelencia Tecnológica en Salud (CENETECH).
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