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How to deal with a medical emergency on the Space Station - BBC News
 

How to deal with a medical emergency on the Space Station - BBC News

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A major medical emergency has never occurred on the International Space Station - but what would happen if it did?
 
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10 Nov 2016 - General
 
Theekshana Abayawickrama , Alan Rosmadi , thank you for your opinions. I agree that NASA makes sure that the astronauts sent for ...
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International space station is definitely a remote location where it is hard to have access to medical facilities and get medical treatment. It is good to know that the astronauts are trained in some way to operate medical equipment and attend to min...
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I think NASA does a thorough physical checkup and a comprehensive investigation profile for all astronauts before they are allowed on board any spacecraft. So before they get on a shuttle, they know that the likelihood of one of them developing a med...
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We as healthcare professionals are trained for the medical emergencies that we can face in daily situations. The incidence of a medical emergency in space is rare, but what if it does occur? What if like the movie "Martians," a man is left ...
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