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Condition improves for Carp farmer injured in tractor accident

The condition of a Carp man who lost his arms in a farming accident this week has improved slightly, an Ottawa Hospital official confirmed Friday. 70 more words

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Man in wheelchair in critical condition after collision with a car in Barrhaven

A man in his 50s is in critical condition after his wheelchair was struck by a car in Barrhaven Friday morning.

The Ottawa Paramedic Service was called to the scene on Woodroffe Avenue east of Deerfox Drive just before 11 a.m. 77 more words

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Is there a doctor on board?

I have been traveling a bit for residency interviews over the past few weeks, and given that planes, trains, and buses have become my new home, I have been thinking a lot about what I would do if a fellow passenger needed medical help. 1,459 more words

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Trauma call: Behind the scenes on a life-or-death injury

When Carp farmer Ken Paul lost both arms in a horrifying farm accident Wednesday morning, there was only one hospital ready to treat him. Ottawa police shut down the eastbound Queensway as the ambulance sped to The Ottawa Hospital’s Civic Campus, the only Level 1 Trauma Centre for adults in Eastern Ontario. 954 more words

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Emergency Medicine and Critical Care - Suryadeep Hospital

Suryadeep Hospital has round the clock Casualty with facilities to provide Medical and surgical Emergency care. Hospital has a State of the art Intensive Care Unit with Ventilator facility to provide skilled care to critically ill patients. 44 more words

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Why Should I look for Calf Vein Thrombus if You Don't Treat it?

It was asked in a Linkedin forum “How important are calf veins when looking for DVT”?
More people die as a result of deep vein thrombosis and its complications than from… 104 more words