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Healing a Fracture with a Fracture | Penn Medicine

Healing a Fracture with a Fracture | Penn Medicine

(slow inspiring music) – Heather’s case is actually fairly typical of what we see in our Limb Salvage and Extremity Reconstruction Center. Young, active individual, unanticipated injury. Roller derby for Heather was a passion, and she broke her tibia. She went to a local hospital, and she had a rod placed, and from a technical …

KUKA Medical Robotics _your Partner in Medical Robotics

KUKA Medical Robotics _your Partner in Medical Robotics

KUKA robots have changed the way industries around the world operate today. Our intelligent automation solutions simplify the lives and work of people wherever they are introduced. But we’re not just experts in industrial robotics: KUKA is also a leading supplier of robots for medical devices! KUKA is the only globally operating robotics company that …

MBT – Paramedical Ambulance Officer

MBT – Paramedical Ambulance Officer

I’m Kirk Briggs. I’m 32 years old. I’m a motorcycle paramedic. (Siren wails) Paramedic is the highest clinically trained ambulance officer that you can be. What that means is you have gone through a number of stages since joining the Ambulance Service. Each stage, you gain more clinical skills and ability along with the experience …

Moments in Military Medicine: Blood Donations on the Battlefield

Moments in Military Medicine: Blood Donations on the Battlefield

Before the Armed Services Blood Program (ASBP), the military community relied on the American Red Cross to manage blood donations and transfusion. It wasn’t until the Korean War that President Harry Truman created the Armed Services Blood Program. The Armed Services Blood Program provides an agile and flexible approach for immediate blood donation by identifying …

STUDY MEDICINE | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

STUDY MEDICINE | Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery

I chose to study medicine because I wanted something that would challenge me academically but also allow me to have face to face interactions with fellow like-minded people as well as helping others. The degrees broken into two halves, so you’ve got your clinical years in your preclinical years. Simulation is present throughout all of …