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cart(kahrt) a vehicle for conveying patients or equipment and supplies in a hospital.
crash cart resuscitation c.
dressing cart one containing all supplies necessary for changing dressings of surgical or injured patients.
resuscitation cart one containing all equipment for initiating emergency resuscitation.
cartCot, gurney, stretcher, trolley Medtalk A narrow movable bed used to transport Pts or maintain them in a horizontal position in emergency or critical care settings Vox populi A non-self-propelled multiwheel structure designed to carry a load. See Crash cart, Shopping cart.
wheeled vehicle without motor power.
a two-wheeled cart into which a paraplegic dog can be strapped so that its hindquarters are supported and its front limbs rest normally on the ground and provide a motor system. Used for short periods to give the animal exercise.