Emergency Medicine - Medical Devices in Ghana

Medical Equipment Categories
Synthetic Suture (3)
Synthetic Suture
A suture made of polyglecaprone, an absorbable polymer made from a copolymer of the glycolide epsilon caprolactone.
Syringe (3)
Syringe
Syringe is often used to administer injections, insert intravenous drugs into the bloodstream, apply compounds such as glue or lubricant, and measure liquids.
C-Arm (2)
C-Arm
Mobile radiographic and fluoroscopic units.
First Aid Kit (2)
First Aid Kit
Prepackaged collection of the articles needed to perform early medical treatment.
Adhesive Tape (2)
Adhesive Tape
Sticking tape made of natural, semi-synthetic or synthetic fibers.
Wheelchair (2)
Wheelchair
Chair attached to large wheels for indoor or outdoor transportation of patients or individuals with impaired walking.
Intravenous Line Connector (2)
Intravenous Line Connector
Intravenous line connector that gives access to an IV infusion set or catheter port from a needleless mechanism.
Dressing (2)
Dressing
An adjunct used by a person for application to a wound to promote healing or prevent further harm.
Blood Pressure Monitor (1)
Blood Pressure Monitor
Automatic electronic non-invasive blood-pressure meters and monitors, also other non-invasive parameters.
Blood Warmer (1)
Blood Warmer
Warming unit for in-line heating of banked blood, blood products, and intravenous solutions from about 4 degrees Celsius to near body temperature before infusion.
Motorized X-ray View-box (1)
Motorized X-ray View-box
Motorized viewboxes for loading X-ray sequence.
ECG (1)
ECG
Multichannel and interpretive electrocardiographs for on-site analysis.
Ultrasound, Diagnostic (1)
Ultrasound, Diagnostic
Ultrasonic imaging and measurement systems.
Ambulance (1)
Ambulance
A motorized vehicle intended for transportation of patients or injured people. Used mainly in emergency situations.
Automatic Chest Compressor (1)
Automatic Chest Compressor
Automatic chest compression device.
Angioplasty Ultrasound Therapy System (1)
Angioplasty Ultrasound Therapy System
Ultrasound therapy system that administers energy into the vessels to destroy sections of narrowing.
Gauze (1)
Gauze
An absorbent swab to collect fluid and keep an injury site clean.
Ultrasonic Scanning Data Processor (1)
Ultrasonic Scanning Data Processor
Data processor designed to take and process digital data collected from ultrasonic scanning systems.
Circulatory Assist Unit, Peripheral Compression (1)
Circulatory Assist Unit, Peripheral Compression
Peripheral circulatory assist unit for occasional compression.
Transcranial Ultrasonic Blood Flowmeter (1)
Transcranial Ultrasonic Blood Flowmeter
Flowmeter for non-invasive calculations of blood flow in the main brain arteries.
Bandage (1)
Bandage
A bandage is a piece of material used either to support a medical device such as a dressing or splint, or on its own to provide support to the body.
Vascular Catheter (1)
Vascular Catheter
A thin flexible plastic tube that is inserted into a patient's vein and remains there for repeated access to the vein