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View the document View the PDF document Anatomy & Physiology Textbook
Resource Description: This is a complete college-level anatomy and physiology textbook.
Created By: Openstax College. From the Publication: Physics Textbook.
Date of Publication: 2013.
Published by: Openstax College: Rice University.
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View the document View the PDF document Biomedical Technician's Assement Instrument Package
Resource Description: The Biomedical Technician’s Assessment Instrument Package includes the foundations of survey instruments, survey scripts, and reference materials used in the assessment of biomedical technician’s impact on hospitals in Honduras, Rwanda, and Cambodia. In these studies, impact was defined as the technician’s ability to decrease out-of-service medical equipment in the hospital. For each assessment, the instruments were tailored to the specific country program yet the fundamental questions, presented here, were always included to ensure comparability across countries and years.
Created By: DTH Laboratory. From the Publication: Biomedical Technician's Assement Instrument Package.
Date of Publication: 2016.
Published by: Duke University.
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View the document View the PDF document BMET Algebra
Resource Description: This is an algebra textbook that covers the basics of equations and graphs, exponential functions, logarithms, polynomials, quadratic equations and functions, and rational equations and functions.
Created By: Kenny Felder et. al.
Date of Publication: 2011.
Published by: CK-12 Foundation.
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View the document View the PDF document BMET Geometry
Resource Description: This is a geometry textbook that covers the basics of coordinate geometry, triangles and congruence, right triangle trigonometry, circles, perimeters and areas, surface area and volume, and conic sections.
Created By: Victor Cifarelli et al.
Date of Publication: 2011.
Published by: CK-12 Foundation.
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View the document View the PDF document BMET Probability & Statistics
Resource Description: This is a statistics and probability textbook that covers thebasics of measurement, independent vs. dependent events, conditional probability, data distribution, and displaying data for comparison.
Created By: Brenda Meery.
Date of Publication: 2011.
Published by: CK-12 Foundation.
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View the document View the PDF document BMET Trigonometry
Resource Description: This is a trigonometry textbook that covers the basics of right triangles, graphing trigonometric functions, equations and identities, inverse trigonometric functions, triangles and vectors, the polar coordinate system, and solving systems of equations.
Created By: Fortgang et. al.
Date of Publication: 2011.
Published by: CK-12 Foundation.
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View the document View the PDF document Copyright and Use Guide for BMET Library Materials
Resource Description: This article explains the terms of use for documents in the BMET library.
Created By: Cassandra Stanco for EWH.
Date of Publication: 2015.
Published by: Engineering World Health.
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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 Guide 1: How to Organize a System of Healthcare Technology Management
Resource Description: This article is a detailed guide of how to organize a healthcare technology management system, it covers how to determine technical requirements, how to develop an organizational structure, how to determine the amount of human resources needed and how to monitor progress.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: How to Manage Series.
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
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View the document View the PDF document Guide 2: How to Plan and Budget for Your Healthcare Technology
Resource Description: This article covers how to get a healthcare technology management system, it covers how to determine where your systems budget is at and where it is going, how to make budget calculations for capital and recurring costs, and how to do annual planning and budgeting.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: How to Manage Series.
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
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View the document View the PDF document Guide 3: How to Procure and Commision Your Healthcare Technology
Resource Description: This article is a detailed guide of how to acquire and set up healthcare technology, it covers how to decide what to purchase and when it is needed, how to manage actually buying the equipment, and how to receive goods, prepare them for use, and store them on site.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: How to Manage Series.
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
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View the document View the PDF document Guide 4: How to Operate Your Healthcare Technology Effectivley and Safely
Resource Description: This is a detailed guide of how to safely operate healthcare technology, it includes how to ensure that equipment is being utilized safely, effectively, and correctly, how to ensure that accessory equipment is available, and how to ensure that equipment can operate continuously.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: How to Manage Series.
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
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View the document View the PDF document Guide 5: How to Organize the Maintenance of Your Heathcare Technology
Resource Description: This article is a detailed guide of how to maintain healthcare technology, it includes how to plan and record maintenance work, how to ensure that spare parts and other maintenance materials are available, and how to manage a staff.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: How to Manage Series.
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
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View the document View the PDF document Guide 6: How to Manage the Finances of Your Heathcare Technology Management Teams
Resource Description: This article is a detailed guide of how to manage finances for a healthcare technology management team, it includes how to prepare an operational budget, how to set up and use an accounting system and financial monitoring tools, and how to make financial decisions.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: How to Manage Series.
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
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View the document View the PDF document Guía 1 : Cómo Organizar un Sistema de Administración de Tecnología para el Cuidado de la Salud
Resource Description: This article is a detailed guide of how to organize a healthcare technology management system, it covers how to determine technical requirements, how to develop an organizational structure, how to determine the amount of human resources needed and how to monitor progress.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: Como Administrar Serie (How to Manage Series).
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
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View the document View the PDF document Guía 2: Como Planificar y Presupuestar la Tecnología del Cuidado de la Salud
Resource Description: This article is a detailed guide of how to budget a healthcare technology management system, it covers how to determine where your systems budget is at and where it is going, how to make budget calculations for capital and recurring costs, and how to do annual planning and budgeting.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: Como Administrar Serie (How to Manage Series).
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
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View the document View the PDF document Guía 3: Cómo Adquirir y Poner En Marcha Su Tecnología Para el Cuidado de la Salud
Resource Description: This article is a detailed guide of how to acquire and set up healthcare technology, it covers how to decide what to purchase and when it is needed, how to manage actually buying the equipment, and how to receive goods, prepare them for use, and store them on site.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: Como Administrar Serie (How to Manage Series).
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
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View the document View the PDF document Guía 4: Cómo Operar Eficientemente y de Forma Segura su Tecnología para el Cuidado de la Salud
Resource Description: This is a detailed guide of how to safely operate healthcare technology, it includes how to ensure that equipment is being utilized safely, effectively, and correctly, how to ensure that accessory equipment is available, and how to ensure that equipment can operate continuously.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: Como Administrar Serie (How to Manage Series).
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
Terms of Use: You can modify, distribute, and copy this document with no restrictions.


View the document View the PDF document Guía 5: Cómo Organizar el Mantenimiento de la Tecnología para el Cuidado de la Salud
Resource Description: This article is a detailed guide of how to maintain healthcare technology, it includes how to plan and record maintenance work, how to ensure that spare parts and other maintenance materials are available, and how to manage a staff.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: Como Administrar Serie (How to Manage Series).
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
Terms of Use: You can modify, distribute, and copy this document with no restrictions.


View the document View the PDF document Guía 6: Como Administrar las Finanzas de sus Equipos de Gestión de Tecnologías en Salud
Resource Description: This article is a detailed guide of how to manage finances for a healthcare technology management team, it includes how to prepare an operational budget, how to set up and use an accounting system and financial monitoring tools, and how to make financial decisions.
Created By: Andreas Lenel et. al.. From the Publication: Como Administrar Serie (How to Manage Series).
Date of Publication: 2005.
Published by: TALC.
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View the document View the PDF document Human Factors for Healthcare Technology Safety: Evaluating & Improving the Use of Technology in the Real World
Resource Description: This book discusses Human Factors and saftey in regards to the use of healthcare technology. Important topics include: FMEA (Failure Mode and Effects Analysis), Usability Testing, RCA (Root Cause Analysis), and Human Factors Informed Procurement.
Created By: Andrea Cassano-Piché, et. al . From the Publication: Human Factors for Healthcare Technology Safety.
Date of Publication: 2015.
Published by: HumanEra @ UHN & IFMBE Clinical Engineering Division.
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View the document View the PDF document Human Physiology
Resource Description: This is the complete book "Human Physiology" created by Wikibooks Contributors.
Created By: Wikibooks Contributors. From the Publication: Human Physiology.
Date of Publication: 2006.
Published by: Wikibooks.
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View the document View the PDF document Infection Control for Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers in the African Health Care Setting
Resource Description: This complete book descibes a system to reduce transmission of viral haemorrhagic fevers (VHF) in health care settings. VHF include illnesses such as yellow fever, ebola, Rift Valley fever, Marburg fever, Lass fever, and Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever. This book is designed to help healthcare facilities make advance preparations for responsing to VHF cases and training to ensure the saftey of healthcare professionals.
Created By: Ethleen Lloyd and Helen Perry. From the Publication: Infection Control for Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers in the African Health Care Setting.
Date of Publication: 1998.
Published by: CDC and WHO.
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View the document View the PDF document Instrumentation Medicale dans le Monde en Developpement
Resource Description: This book is a French language version of "Medical Instrumentation in the Developing World" by Robert Malkin.
Created By: Robert Malkin.
Date of Publication: 2006.
Published by: World Health Organization (WHO).
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View the document View the PDF document Lessons in Electric Circuits Vol. I-DC
Resource Description: This is a textbook focusing on DC electrical circuits; it covers the basics of electricity and circuits including Ohm’s Law, Kirchhoff’s Laws, capacitors, inductors, and series and parallel circuits. It also has some information on scientific notation and electrical safety.
Created By: Tony R. Kuphaldt. From the Publication: Lessons in Electrical Circuits.
Date of Publication: 2006.
Published by: Open Book Project.
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View the document View the PDF document Lessons in Electric Circuits Vol. II-AC
Resource Description: This is a textbook focusing on AC electrical circuits; it covers some basic concepts behind alternating current like complex numbers, reactance, impedence, and resonance. It also provides some information on AC circuits and components like filters, transformers, and motors.
Created By: Tony R. Kuphaldt. From the Publication: Lessons in Electrical Circuits.
Date of Publication: 2007.
Published by: Open Book Project.
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View the document View the PDF document Lessons in Electric Circuits Vol. III-Semiconductors
Resource Description: This is a textbook focusing on semiconductors it includes information on solid-state device theory, amplifiers, some different types of diodes, a variety of different transistors, some analog semiconductor circuits, and electron tubes.
Created By: Tony R. Kuphaldt. From the Publication: Lessons in Electrical Circuits.
Date of Publication: 2009.
Published by: Open Book Project.
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View the document View the PDF document Lessons in Electric Circuits Vol. IV-Digital
Resource Description: This is a textbook focusing on digital computing; it includes information on the numeration systems, how binary arithmetic is performed, logic gates and switches, Boolean algebra, and karnaugh mapping, digital-analog conversion, and communicating and storing information digitally.
Created By: Tony R. Kuphaldt. From the Publication: Lessons in Electrical Circuits.
Date of Publication: 2007.
Published by: Open Book Project.
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View the document View the PDF document Lessons in Electric Circuits Vol. VI-Experiments
Resource Description: This is a textbook focusing on experiments using electrical circuits; it provides experiments that can be performed using concepts like Dc and AC current, semiconductors, analog integration, digital integration, and 555-timers.
Created By: Tony R. Kuphaldt. From the Publication: Lessons in Electrical Circuits.
Date of Publication: 2010.
Published by: Open Book Project.
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View the document View the PDF document Lessons in Electric Circuits Vol. V-Reference
Resource Description: This is a textbook meant to serve as a reference for an individual dealing with electrical circuits. It provides information about different circuit components, mathematics, how to troubleshoot a circuit that is not working, and schematic symbols.
Created By: Tony R. Kuphaldt. From the Publication: Lessons in Electrical Circuits.
Date of Publication: 2007.
Published by: Open Book Project.
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View the document View the PDF document Maintenance and Repair of Laboratory, Diagnostic Imaging, and Hospital Equipment
Resource Description: This is the compelte book Maintenance and Repair of Laboratory, Diagnostic imaging, and Hospital EquipmentReapi
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.
Terms of Use: You can NOT modify, distribute, or copy this document. It is for reference only.


View the document View the PDF document Maintenance Manual for Laboratory Equipment
Resource Description: This book rpvides maintenance information for medical equipment such as: microplate reader, microplate washer, pH meter, balances, water bath, biological saftey cabinet, centrifuge, water distiller, dilutor, dispensor, spectrophotometer, autoclave, drying oven, incubator, microscope, pipettes, stirring heating plate, refrigerators and freezers, chemistry analyzers, and colorimters.
Created By: WHO.
Date of Publication: 2008.
Published by: WHO.
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View the document View the PDF document Managing the Lifecycle of Medical Equipment
Resource Description: This short article provides a brief overview of major concepts in Healthcare Technology Management such as: the equipment lifecycle, planning, budgeting and financing, assesment and selection, logistics, installation and comissioning, skill development, saftey, repair, and decomissioning and disposal.
Created By: Tropical Health and Education Trust. From the Publication: Managing the Lifecycle of Medical Equipment.
Date of Publication: 2015.
Published by: Tropical Health and Education Trust.
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View the document View the PDF document Mantenimiento y Reparacion del Equip de Laboratorio, Diagnostico por Imagen y Hospital
Resource Description: This is a Spanish language version of Maintenance and Repair of Laboratory Equipment, Diagnostic Imaging, and Hospital Equipment
Created By: World Health Organization (WHO).
Date of Publication: 1996.
Published by: World Health Organization (WHO).



View the document View the PDF document Medical Equipment Troubleshooting Handbook Vol. 6
Resource Description: This is a handbook focusing on repair, maintenance, and troubleshooting of common medical equipment.
Created By: Justin Cooper & Alex Dahinten for Engineering World Health.
Date of Publication: 2013.
Published by: Engineering Worl Health.
Terms of Use: You can distribute and copy this document. You can NOT modify this document.


View the document View the PDF document Medical Instrumentation in the Developing World
Resource Description: This is the complete book "Medical Instrumentation in the Developing World" by Robert Malkin. This book covers: OR, ICU, and ER behavior, ventillators, oxygen concentrators, fluid pumps, pulse oximters, bottled gasses, mictrotomes, laboratory ovens and more.
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 Personal Protective Equipment in the Context of Filovirus Disease Outbreak Response
Resource Description: This article covers the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) against the spread of filoviruses like Ebola and Marburg.
Created By: WHO. From the Publication: Personal Protective Equipment in the Context of Filovirus Disease Outbreak Response.
Date of Publication: 2014.
Published by: WHO.
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View the document View the PDF document Physics Textbook
Resource Description: This is a complete college-level physics textbook.
Created By: Openstax College. From the Publication: Physics Textbook.
Date of Publication: 2013.
Published by: Openstax College: Rice University.
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View the document View the PDF document Precalculus Textbook
Resource Description: This is a complete college-level precalculus textbook.
Created By: Openstax College. From the Publication: Physics Textbook.
Date of Publication: 2014.
Published by: Openstax College: Rice University.
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View the document View the PDF document Selection of Basic Laboratory Equipment for Laboratories with Limited Resources
Resource Description: This book provides a framework within which laboratory workers in developing countries can choose equipment and consumables. The book is addressed to two groups of people with different degrees of technical expertise and responsibilities. The first group is the laboratory staff working in developing countries. The second group is the staff involved in laboratory supplies procurement, such as hospital administrators, central stores officers and laboratory supplies procurement officers. The steps in buying equipment, procurement from suppliers, consumer problems, equipment receipt and maintenance, buying second hand laboratory equipment, minor equipment and consumables are all covered. The need for reliable laboratory power supplies, such as batteries and solar energy, is discussed comprehensively in a section covering energy requirements. Quick reference buyer's guides, forms for assessment of quotations and equipment data specification sheets provide easy reference to buying information and make the buying process easier.
Created By: Warren L. Johns and Mohammed M. El-Nageh.
Date of Publication: 2000.
Published by: WHO.
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View the document View the PDF document Technical Specifications for Neonatal Resuscitation Devices
Resource Description: This guide covers technical specifications, handling guidelines, and accessories and related equipment of neonatal resuscitation devices.
Created By: WHO.
Date of Publication: 2016.
Published by: WHO.
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View the document View the PDF document Technical Specifications for Oxygen Concentrators
Resource Description: This guide covers technical specifications, handling guidelines, and accessories and related equipment of oxygen concentrators.
Created By: WHO. From the Publication: Medical Device Technical Series.
Date of Publication: 2015.
Published by: WHO.
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View the document View the PDF document User Care of Medical Equipment: A First Line Maintenance Guide for End Users
Resource Description: This book provides guidelines and pictures for the care and maintenance of medical equipment.
Created By: Strengthening Specialised Clinical Services in the Pacific.
Date of Publication: 2015.
Published by: Strengthening Specialised Clinical Services in the Pacific.
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View the document View the PDF document X-Ray Equipment Maintenance and Repairs Workbook for Radiographers & Radiological Technologists
Resource Description: This is the complete book "X-Ray Equipment Maintenance and Repairs Workbook for Radiographers & Radiological Technologists." This book includes chapters on routine maintenance, fault diagnosis, automatic film processors, as well as appendicies containing a glossary of terms and a review exam.
Created By: Ian R McClelland. From the Publication: X-ray Equipment Maintenance and Repairs Workbook for Radiographers & Radiological Technologists.
Date of Publication: 2004.
Published by: World Health Organization.
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