gas cylinder

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gas cylinder

A high-pressure, nonreactive, seamless tempered steel container for compressed gas used for medical, therapeutic, or diagnostic purposes.
See also: cylinder
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A ward boy asked him to help by carrying an oxygen cylinder with him to the MRI room - which is strictly prohibited," said Maru's brother-in-law, Harish Solanki.
I checked the onboard oxygen cylinder pressure gauge reading: zero.
He said: "e Trust has a policy for the use of oxygen and a process is in place to ensure that when oxygen cylinders are used they are monitored to make sure that the oxygen supply does not run out whilst in use.
This in-depth research study is designed and intended for use by new entrants, manufacturers, material suppliers, component or structure fabricators, OEMs, investors, executives and consultants focused on the oxygen cylinder industry.
She was giving her English paper when the oxygen cylinder malfunctioned.
Praxair Inc (NYSE:PX), an industrial gases company, is in the process of conducting a voluntary recall of its Grab 'n Go Vantage portable oxygen cylinder units, the company stated on Thursday.
Australian Transport Safety Bureau released a preliminary report on its investigation of last month's Qantas 747-400 decompression and fuselage hole incident, saying it is "evident that one passenger oxygen cylinder had sustained a sudden failure and forceful discharge of its pressurized contents into the [forward] aircraft hold, rupturing the fuselage in the vicinity of the wing-fuselage leading edge fairing.
An Australian air safety investigator has confirmed that fragments of an exploded oxygen cylinder were discovered in the door of the Qantas plane forced to make an emergency landing in Manila last week.
Investigators have said that the hole in a Qantas aircraft which made an emergency landing on 25 July was caused when an oxygen cylinder exploded.
The discovery of a deliberate blockage in the tube of a portable oxygen cylinder at Sandwell General Hospital in West Bromwich has sparked the joint investigation by West Bromwich CID and Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust.
A prototype of the AE Oxygen Cylinder Tester was built and used to test a random set of 72, 115 cubic-foot (3.
Medical oxygen cylinder pms consistently is being done incorrectly.