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Table 3 The equipment and medications available in the emergency room

From: Emergency medicine in Zanzibar: the effect of system changes in the emergency department

• 4 beds
• 4 high-flow oxygen systems with disposable masks with reservoir
• Bag-valve-mask equipment (adult and paediatric)
• 1 manual suction device
• 2 pulse oximeters
• 4 stethoscopes
• 2 automatic blood pressure devices
• Disposables (syringes, needles, bandage, tape)
• Basic antibiotics
• Ketamine
• Benzodiazepine
• IV fluid bags (saline and glucose)
• Disposable nebulizers with beta stimulants
• 2 blood glucose devices
• Suturing equipment
• Pen and paper
• Registration forms
• Table and chairs
• Sterile gloves