air ambulance


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A helicopter, or, less commonly, a fixed wing aircraft, used to evacuate a person who requires immediate medical attention that cannot be provided on site

air ambulance

Emergency medicine A helicopter or, less commonly, a fixed wing aircraft, used to evacuate a person who requires immediate medical attention that cannot be provided at his/her current location
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These items are then sold to buyers in Europe with all of the profits going to the air ambulance.
The paramedics onboard the air ambulances provided the necessary medical treatment to three patients who sustained injuries in a car accident, in addition to three other patients.
In rural Wales where the mountainous terrain can sometimes prevent even four wheel drive ambulances reaching casualties, the air ambulance has saved many lives.
CPBigwood senior partner Rory Daly said: "Paul's tribute was very moving and certainly Midlands Air Ambulance is a wonderfully deserving cause.
Wales Air Ambulance is the national air ambulance charity for Wales - it has aircrews on standby to go to any part of Wales every day.
The EC135 P2i version acquired by the Devon Air Ambulance Trust incorporate enhancements that include software and hardware upgrades, with improvements in payload and performance capabilities.
The air ambulance arrived around 4pm and left about half an hour later so a big section of the beach was closed off for about an hour.
Air Ambulance 1 takes pride in providing compassionate and professional service.
An air ambulance helicopter flew him to the University of Wales Hospital in Cardiff after the crash.
A SRCA's air ambulance transported on Sunday a pilgrim from Arafat to Annur hospital in Makkah after he suffered from a stroke.

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