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Vital Signs Assessment
Vital Signs (VS) include the measurement of pulse, respiratory rate, blood pressure, and temperature. These numbers provide critical information (hence the name "vital") about a patient's state of health.
Control of significant bleeding is a top priority during patient care as hemorrhage the leading cause of preventable death in both civilian and military trauma.
Airway management is included in this California-based EMT program as it is required for National NREMT registration and skills verification for California Registration.
CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) Administration
CPAP administration is included in this California-based EMT program for completeness, reflecting its use as evolving standard of care. It is not required for National NREMT registration or skills verification for California Registration.
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The Purpose of a Chicken Tractor is to use it as a passive tilling system for a tract of land. The chickens living inside the tractor walk, pick, and eat off the grass.
Chicken tractors are commonly used all over the world as mobile chicken coops, however they have not been given much engineering attention. They are almost always developed in a trial and error fashion and therefore there is an opportunity for their design to be optimized.
The Purpose of a Chicken Tractor is to use it as a passive tilling system for a tract of land. The chickens living inside the tractor walk, pick, and eat off the grass. They also defaecate in the same area, all the activity tills up the shallow surface of the soil and reduces the plant and insect population. By moving the tractor every few days all the soil in an area is slowly tilled and fertilized.The complete 3D CAD is available, however it is a Autodesk Inventor file, and is not posted online yet. It can be accessed by request through the discussion section.
I love to see projects that make the world a better place manifest. The way a project manifests from inception, brainstorming, researching, creating, testing, iterating, promoting, etc. always fill me with wonder and excitement. There is no one way that it unfolds, but my favorite ways to be part of are those that are collaborative.
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