Solar energy usage in Ipswich Hospital

Hospital Engineering & Facilities Management 2007: 33-5Autor: Harry BarronTechnical Services Coordinator, West Moreton Health Service District,Ipswich Hospital, Queensland, Australia Abstract: The word ‘sustainability’ has become the catch-cry of the early 21st century. As mankind ruthlessly exploits the fossil fuels inherited from ages past, ever-increasing demand is driving prices to record highs. However, concern is mounting…

Puertas cortafuego : instalación y mantenimiento

Páginas: 3 págs.Montajes e Instalaciones, enero 2008; 423: p.110-112Autor: J.D. Roig IbañezIngeniero IndustrialComité Sectorial de Puertas, Compuertas y SeñalizaciónTecnifuego-AESPI Introducción: Un incendio en una vivienda, en un hotel, en una escuela, en un edificio de oficinas, en un hospital… Qué distintas pueden ser las consecuencias, en función de si el fuego ha podido ser controlado…

El mantenimiento, instrumento para aumentar la disponibilidad de energía eléctrica : reduce los costes de explotación y evita daños personales o materiales

Páginas: 5 págs.ELECTRA, febrero 2008; 147: p.18-23Autor: Matteo GranzieroResponsable de comunicación técnica de Socomec UPS Resumen: La falta de mantenimiento preventivo en las Instalaciones eléctricas puede provocar desde una falta de calidad y derroches de energía hasta peligros para personas o cosas. La solución para mantener la máxima disponibilidad de energía eléctrica y la seguridad…

The Relevance of Environmental and Psycho-physical Condition in Hospital Design

Hospital Engineering & Facilities Management, 2007Autor: Romano Del NordProfessor of Technology, University of Florence Romano Del Nord is Deputy Rector for the University of Florence and Professor of Technology at the Faculty of Architecture. He is Director of the Scientific Committee of the International Academy of Design and Health and of the SITO(Società Italiana Tecnica…

Lighting or Clinical Observation of Cyanosis

Páginas: 3 págs.Hospital Engineering & Facilities Management, 2007: 61-63Abstract: Clinical observation has always been an important part of medical diagnosis. One important aspect of clinical observation is the reliable detection of cyanosis, that is, the bluish discoloration in the skin and mucous membranes that indicates that oxygen levels in the blood are dangerously depicted. While…

Health Impacts of Incineration – Part I


Páginas: 10 págs.
Autor:

Barry L. Johnson, Ph.D.
Assistant Surgeon General
Assistant Administrator
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry Public Health Service
U. S. Department of Health and Human Services

Before the Subcommittee on Human Resources and Intergovernmental Relations
Committee on Government Operations United States House of Representatives
Jonhson, Barry L.