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paramedic

, paramedical
1. a person, such as a laboratory technician, who supplements the work of the medical profession
2. a member of an ambulance crew trained in a number of life-saving skills, including infusion and cardiac care

paramedical

[¦par·ə′med·ə·kəl]
(medicine)
Having a supplementary or secondary relation to medicine.
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BAHAWALPUR: Central General Secretary, All Pakistan Paramedical Staff Federation, Muhammad Iqbal Baddani has said that Paramedical Council was yet to be established despite passage of Paramedical Act in 1998.
Councillor at the Higher Education Ministry Amira Guermazi told TAP the number of medical and paramedical facilities does not exceed 12% of the total number of training structures in Tunisia, in spite of the high number of enrolled students (22%).
Ajili a souligne a ce propos l'importance du mecanisme de formation professionnelle pour promouvoir le rendement du cadre paramedical et surmonter differentes difficultes.
Table 1 depicts the mean ([+ or -] SD) anthropometric parameters in the medical and paramedical students.
It was the first ever of paramedical institute in the country which trained hundreds of students in four medical branches, the director of public health, Dr.
* Leveraged newer technology not previously used for paramedical examiner interviews or mature enough to be price-competitive and reliable including netbook computers, cellular air cards, user screens and databases on the Internet.
The academy gives of the best trainings under Ultrasound and Paramedical courses across Delhi/NCR-
Charges brought against the doctors and paramedical staff include forcefully occupying a public facility, illegal possession of weapons, inciting others to overthrow the existing political dispensation, seizing medical equipment among other charges, Yousuf Rashid Flaifal, the military public prosecutor, said.
Despite the lack of published data, it is apparent that UCI perceives a need to provide both medical and paramedical services on a consistent basis to its high-level BMX athletes.
Malik Munir Ahmad, president of the paramedical staff association, demanded that the salaries of the paramedical staff should also be increased, adding that a regular service structure should be announced for them immediately.
For the next three years she will lead the paramedical committee as it shapes the educational opportunities and training support for junior embryologists and fertility nurses throughout Europe.
Vancouver -- The Health Employers Association of British Columbia and the Paramedical Professional Bargaining Association have signed a four-year agreement, the first contract for this diverse group of unionized health service employees in British Columbia.