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crash cart

The cart of medical equipment used when a patient "crashes" (experiences cardiac arrest). Get a crash cart in here, this patient needs immediate attention!
See also: cart, crash

crash cart

n. a nickname for the hospital cart that carries equipment used to attempt to restore a heartbeat, such as a defibrilator. Get the crash cart to third west.
See also: cart, crash
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The measures consisted of 1) Automatic External Defibrillator/Basic Life Support Stations (AED/BLS), 2) Manual Biphasic Defibrillation Station, 3) External Pacing Station, 4) Synchronized Cardioversion Station, and 5) Crash Carts and Chart Documentation Station (CCCD).
Development of the virtual crash cart described in this article was supported by a faculty research grant from the University of Texas at Tyler.
Always ensure that crash carts (or similar storage units) are organized and equipped with all the resources needed to handle an emergency situation in your facility.
The complete dialysis crash cart system is the main deliverable item of this project.
Your crash cart should be up to date, and your office should meet OSHA standards.
If they were brought back on to the toy market now we'd have to get a crash cart on standby to resuscitate all those jobs worths down at Health & Safety.
Tenders are invited for Crash Cart At All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur
If they disappear even for a second, husband has to wheel in a crash cart to resuscitate me.
This crash cart is fully equipped with a locking/sealing bar to ensure supplies have not been tampered with.
Limited Tenders are invited for Pvms 030347 Crash Cart Trolley
Tenders are invited for Supply of Medical Equipments Crash Cart, Suction Machine Manual, Resuscitation Kit,Weighing Machine with Height Measuring Scale, Needle destroyer,First-Aid Kit, Oxygen Cylinder with regulator and flow meter bottle