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emergency

a. a patient requiring urgent treatment
b. (as modifier): an emergency ward

emergency

A distress, or an urgency, condition that may affect the safety and security of the aircraft or passengers.
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'Due to the option of free calls, people misuse the facility to make fool rescuers by faking emergencies, but no emergency is found when the team reaches the spot.'
The rescuers would also perform their duties during three days of Eid ul Azha and provide emergency cover to GPO Chowk Saddar, Koral chowk, Jinnah Park, Ayub National Park, Nawaz Sharif Park and T-Chowk Rawat.
The event, from October 9 to 11, aims to highlight the best methods in management tools to deal with busy emergency departments, overcrowding and issues with bed allocation within the department and hospitals.
The meeting was briefed that 11,130 rescuers performed duties in three shifts at 650 key points, established across the province including 250 points for emergency vehicles and 400 for motorbike ambulances.
The emergency calls to which Rescue 1122 responded to include: 671 road traffic accidents, 1596 medical emergencies, 815 fire incidents, 58 crimes, 03 building collapses, 02 explosions and 275 were miscellaneous operations.
The delegation met Director General of Emergency Services (Rescue 1122) Dr Rizwan Naseer and discussed in detail how an effective pre-hospital emergency management system by upgrading 25 Basic Health Units (BHUs) and establish Medical Emergency Response Centres in those BHUs along the Highways in Balochistan.
During the board a report on the results of work for 2018 was made by the State Secretary of the Ministry of Emergency Situations Azamat Mambetov, the Ministry of Emergency Situations reports.
The theme of this year is 'Emergency medicine: time and life matter'.
The emergency ambulance, rescue and fire services responded to 2,886 emergencies of road crashes, 3,043 medical emergencies, 161 crime incidents, 55 fire incidents, nine drowning and 831
Kennedy Hall, M.D., from the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle, and colleagues performed a cross-sectional study of all clinicians receiving reimbursement for evaluation and management services to Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries in the emergency department using the 2014 Medicare Public Use Files.
There are five emergencies in the hospital, including A and E Department, Burns Emergency, Gynae/Obs Emergency, Pediatric Emergency and Trauma Care Emergency where 690,412 patients were brought for treatment.

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