As a First Responder to a medical emergency, you will need to access the current medical condition of any person to whom you will be administering emergency First Aid so it is vital to know exactly know what you are facing. Our range of professional Medical Diagnostic Equipment is designed and manufactured to all professional regulatory standards and will assist a Medical professional determine the current medical condition of the person about to receive treatment ensuring the correct course of action is taken reducing further risk to the patient's health. Our Diagnostic products are widely used and trusted within the NHS and other professional healthcare providers.
A pulse oximeter is a small medical device used to monitor the amount of oxygen carried in the body. It is a non-invasive tool that attaches painlessly to your fingertip, sending two wavelengths of light through the finger to measure your pulse rate and how much oxygen is in your system. A pulse oximeter is an essential part of any first responders emergency kit as it is vital for assessing the general state of the health of the patent allowing medical professionals to choose the correct course of action with regards to treatment. Various types of pulse oximeters are available to purchase.
A blood glucose meter is a small medical device that is used to measure how much glucose is in the blood of an individual (also known as the blood glucose level). Excessive blood glucose it often the case with people who have diabetes and as part of a diabetic care plan often use a blood glucose meter to help them to manage their condition. Blood glucose meters are another essential part of a first responders kit who may need to find out if a poorly person about to be treated is diabetic or not.
Stethoscopes are an acoustic medical device for auscultation or listening to internal sounds within the human body. It typically has a small disc-shaped resonator that is placed against the skin and one or two tubes connected to two earpieces allowing a medical professional the ability to listen to the amplified sounds. Stethoscopes are another essential part of any emergency first aid kit or medical bag as they a vital for assisting the practitioner with making a decision with the correct course of treatment.
Medical thermometers are used for measuring body temperature and are available in various forms such as ear thermometers, forehead thermometers, oral and infrared thermometers. Thermometers are inserted into the mouth under the tongue, under the armpit, into the ear and on the forehead to assess a person's general state of health and helping a medical practitioner to form a diagnosis and formulate a treatment if needed. Medical thermometers are an important piece of diagnostic equipment and should not be omitted from a comprehensive first aid, responders medical kit.
As well as our mainstream diagnostic products we also offer a selection of medical essentials which will be very useful to the busy healthcare practitioner going about their busy daily schedule. Whether you are a sonographer or a busy nurse working in a hospital you will know how important it is to have everything you need to hand when dealing with individuals requiring medical care and assessment. All our products are used within the NHS and private healthcare sectors.
A blood pressure monitor is a medical diagnostic device to check if your blood pressure is too high or too low. Blood pressure is the term used to describe the strength with which your blood pushes on the sides of your arteries as it's pumped around your body. It is vital that a medical practitioner is aware of a persons blood pressure before treatment is administered which may be harmful if the correct pre-assessments are not done correctly. Blood pressure monitors are available in various formats such as digital automatic and manual squeeze pump Sphygmomanometer variants.