Hello and welcome to my blog on your medical equipment. In this blog, I am going to introduce you to the most frequently used medical equipments in the laboratory, surgical hall, therapeutic procedures and other places of medical care. My intention is to help you to understand the basics of materials, designs, constructions and the functionalities. You may get to know the medical equipment for home use. You will be able to take better care of your family members in cases of first aid.
In my blog, I shall categorize the medial equipment into test kits, first aid equipment, monitors, patient care, feeding equipment, respiratory and treatment equipment. You may use them at home or at your workplace, where emergency medical care may be required.
These are the equipment used in the clinical and hospital laboratories. Some of them are blood analyzers, centrifuges, coagulation analyzers, Hematology analyzers, drug testing equipment, etc. For the medical field, the equipment can be broadly categorized into pathology and pharmacology. Of course there are many other types of labs which include gynecology, dermatology, diagnostic, R&D, incubator, and others.
In the treatment equipment I shall cover dentistry, ophthalmology, orthopedics, neurology, self care, disability equipment, and others. Some of this equipment is used in the physician and the medical specialists’ centers, while the others can be used at home.
In this section, I shall cover many of the major and critical surgery types including the general surgical procedures. You can get to know about the vast range of surgical equipment used for minor, major and critical types of surgeries.
Miscellaneous equipment is useful for supporting the patient before or after treatments, medications, therapy, and surgical procedures. For example, you can consider the orthopedic neck support. Knee-brace, cervical soft-collar, arm-cool string, implants, drills, cast padding, etc.
Physiotherapy is a non-surgical method of healing many types of physical disorders, muscle pulls, etc. I shall discuss about treatment tables, step stools, orthotics, testing meters, freezers, and exercise equipment. I shall show you how the equipment can help a patient to heal and recover from the existing physical conditions to get fit and healthy.
Chiropractic is basically about the spinal cord setting techniques for solving the muscular, skeletal, neurological, and vascular problems. Some of the equipment includes electrotherapy, adjustment, diagnosis, orthopedics, traction, etc. They are highly innovative in design and advanced in applications. The chiropractor can treat and heal many of the complex problems that are beyond the reach of the conventional treatments and therapies.
Ayurvedic Medical Equipment
Ayurvedic medical practices are from India. The basic ingredients are herbal plants, roots, trees, leaves, and fruits. The treatments include massages, oil and herbal baths, clinical, and therapeutic sets. I shall cover the entire spectrum of the traditional medications and related equipment.
My goals are awareness, understanding, and learning of the basic, intermediate, and advanced levels of medical equipment. I will also try and cover the homeopathy type of medical equipment within my blog.