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Whole-Blood Resuscitation of Injured Patients

- The Innovation of LTOWB (low-titer group O whole blood) COPENHAGEN, May 18 Whole-blood transfusion for the treatment of hemorrhagic shock and coagulopathy after injury has a long history in military medicine since World War I. However, whole blood was replaced by...

Effect Of Helicopter Transport On Red Blood Cell Components

Effect Of Helicopter Transport On Red Blood Cell Components

Effect Of Helicopter Transport On Red Blood Cell ComponentsCOPENHAGEN, April 28 In the study published by Blood Transfusion = Trasfusione del sangue, it was investigated whether a helicopter flight affected the quality and shelf-life of stored RBCs (red blood cells)....

Alert For A Severe Blood Shortage: Blood Donation In The Time Of Corona

Alert For A Severe Blood Shortage: Blood Donation In The Time Of Corona

Alert For A Severe Blood Shortage: Blood Donation In The Time Of CoronaCOPENHAGEN, Mar 30 Blood donation saves lives — also and especially in the time of coronavirus. But the number of people donating has dropped globally because of the fear of infection. The world is...

Death Ignores the Golden Hour

Death Ignores the Golden Hour

Death Ignores the Golden Hour The Argument for Mobile, Father-Forward Surgery (Photo by Staff Sgt. Douglas Ellis, U.S. Air Force)COPENHAGEN, Mar 20 In this military review published by U.S. Army, it is stressed that the first hour after the occurrence of a traumatic...

EMS Today in Tampa, USA

EMS Today in Tampa, USA

COPENHAGEN, Mar 16, 2020 In the beginning of March, our °MEQU Team had a great experience participating in EMS Today – an international conference & exposition on emergency medical devices and equipment. The event was held in Tampa Convention Centre in the U.S....

MEQU’s Sponsorship to Medical Events NL

MEQU’s Sponsorship to Medical Events NL

COPENHANGEN Feb 25 °MEQU had the pleasure of sponsoring Medical Events NL with the °M Warmer System at Alternative Elfstedentocht, an extreme skating event held in Weissensee, Austria from Jan 21 to 29. Medical Events NL is a Dutch company that provides medical...

Effect of Hypothermia on Haemostasis and Bleeding Risk

Effect of Hypothermia on Haemostasis and Bleeding Risk

In this narrative review (the link below), the authors highlight trauma, surgery, and mild induced hypothermia as three clinically important situations in which the effects of hypothermia on haemostasis are important. In observational studies of trauma, hypothermia...

How knowledge on HYPOVOLEMIC SHOCK can help us save lives

How knowledge on HYPOVOLEMIC SHOCK can help us save lives

Hypovolemic shock occurs to trauma patients because of the loss of body fluid volume, which includes loss of blood, water, perspiration, etc. The effects of shock, especially due to major blood loss, rapidly become irreversible. Therefore, it is critical for medical...

IPRED IV, Israel 2020

IPRED IV, Israel 2020

In January 2020, our °MEQU Team had a great experience participating in a bi-yearly international conference, IPRED IV (International Preparedness & Response to Emergencies and Disasters) held in Tel Aviv – a beautiful coastal city in Israel.