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CheapAirlines : “Tecnolog√≠a C.A.C.A.”

Martes, 28 de febrero de 2012 admin Sin comentarios

La tripulaci√≥n de CheapAirline ¬†se enfrenta a la tecnolog√≠a ATC m√°s avanzada: los Centros A√©reos de Control Autom√°tico. ¬ŅLograr√°n aterrizar?.As√≠ comienza el primer cap√≠tulo de la serie que publica Extracrew.com.

Seguiremos el canal creado por Extracrew que ir√° publicando los viernes m√°s videos de Cheap Airlines

Guía Clínica para Trastornos relacionados con el consumo de Alcohol

Jueves, 23 de febrero de 2012 Jose María Pérez Sastre Sin comentarios

Desde hace ya varios a√Īos existe la tendencia favorable a elaborar e implantar gu√≠as y protocolos cl√≠nicos basados en revisiones validadas cient√≠ficamente. Esta Gu√≠a editada por la Conserjer√≠a de Igualdad y Bienestar Social de la Junta de Andaluc√≠a, se enmarca en esa necesidad que tenemos los profesionales sanitarios de contar con recomendaciones basadas en la evidencia que disminuyan las incertidumbres en el abordaje de problemas complejos. Se¬†plantea ¬†el tema del Abuso de Alcohol en su triple perspectiva: m√©dica , psicol√≥gica y social y seguro que puede ser muy √ļtil en nuestro quehacer diario. No te asustes por las 226 p√°ginas, se lee de forma amena.

 

**Guía Clínica para el Abordaje de Trastornos relacionados con el consumo de Alcohol

    Cruz Guevara,FJ; Castro Bohorquez,R y Girón García S.

    Tirado Rodriguz,P.

    Coordinación/ Dirección General Drgodependencias y Adicciones

    Conserjería para Igualdad y Bienestar Social / Junta de Andalucía

Pilot Falls Ill and Dies as Plane Lands

Martes, 21 de febrero de 2012 FSI / Curt Lewis Sin comentarios

A Czech CSA jetliner carrying 46 passengers from Polish capital of Warsaw landed safely in Prague Ruzyne Airport shortly after midday on Wednesday (15th February) after the flight’s captain fell ill as the plane was landing and was declared dead soon afterwards.The plane was on approach to the Prague airport when an emergency was reported and the first officer took control of the turbo propeller plane, an ATR-42-500, after the captain “who was 55 years old, was incapacitated due to health problems,” according to Peter Zmolnik, the president of the Czech Association of CSA Transport pilots.

 

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Pilots flying with Diabetes and Insulin

Viernes, 17 de febrero de 2012 Pedro Ortiz García Sin comentarios

“Pilots With Diabetes” (PWD) is a group of former commercial and military pilots, aspiring commercial pilots and current private pilots, all with insulin-dependent diabetes. Currently only five countries worldwide allow private flying with insulin dependent diabetes (USA, UK, Canada, Australia and Israel) and one country allows multi-crew commercial flying (Canada). This could be interesting for any AME’s around the world.

 

** Canadian Guidelines for Pilots, Flight Engineers and ATC with Diabetes Mellitus

** Flying with Diabetes

Un investigador para la NASA desde Vigo

Miércoles, 15 de febrero de 2012 Jose María Pérez Sastre Sin comentarios

Tom√°s Camacho es el director m√©dico del laboratorio de Vigo, Lema y Band√≠n. Adem√°s¬† es el coordinador nacional del √°rea de toxicolog√≠a cl√≠nica de la Asociaci√≥n Espa√Īola de Toxicolog√≠a (AETOX) y √ļnico colaborador espa√Īol en el proyecto “Use of a modidief delphi process for establishing occupational exposure limits in support of health surveillance for space travelers”, que desarrolla el Johnson Space Center de la NASA y la Universidad de Texas. Gracias a Tom√°s por poner a nuestra disposici√≥n todo el material que publica la AETOX. Si quieres¬† recibir informaci√≥n regularmente, s√≥lo hay que mandarle un e-mail a atcamacho@lemabandin.com

 

** Tom√°s Camacho: “Un investigador para la NASA desde Vigo” ¬†- El Correo Gallego-¬† 12/Feb/2012

** AETOX “Asociaci√≥n Espa√Īola Toxicolog√≠a/Secci√≥n Cl√≠nica”

NASA: La mayor exposición sobre la carrera espacial llega a Madrid

Lunes, 13 de febrero de 2012 Ovidio Fernández Martín Sin comentarios

En realidad, deber√≠a decir ‚Äúlleg√≥‚ÄĚ, pues se inaugur√≥ el pasado 15 de diciembre, y concluir√° el 15 de junio de 2012. Seguramente ver√≠ais la noticia en su d√≠a en el telediario, pero la refresco ahora, pues se trata de una exposici√≥n¬†muy interesante, con m√°s de 300 objetos utilizados realmente en el programa espacial, adem√°s de m√ļltiples r√©plicas a tama√Īo real de naves espaciales y maquetas ….

 

 

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Indonesia Confronts Drug Use Among Pilots

Viernes, 10 de febrero de 2012 FSI / Curt Lewis 1 comentario

The Indonesian airline industry has made progress toward mending its reputation – amid soaring demand – after a series of spectacular crashes in recent years drew international attention to the country’s poor safety record. Now it has a new problem to deal with: drug abuse among its pilots.¬†The police arrested a pilot from the country’s largest private airline, Lion Air, last Saturday on suspicion of possessing crystal methamphetamine, a psychostimulant that increases alertness and concentration and can create feelings of euphoria…

 

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Thrombosis Therapy & Prevention Clinical Practice Guidelines 2012

Miércoles, 8 de febrero de 2012 Jose María Pérez Sastre Sin comentarios

The American College of Chest Physicians has released the 9th edition of its guidelines on antithrombotic therapy and thrombosis prevention. Published in Chest, the guidelines provide risk stratification recommendations for major clinical areas, including medical therapy, surgery, cardiovascular disease, atrial fibrillation, stroke, pregnancy, pediatrics, and travel. It is extremely advisable for Ame’s and persons traveling long-haul¬† operations….

 

Australia CASA’s Aviation Medical Officer Wanted

Martes, 7 de febrero de 2012 Aeromed List Sin comentarios

The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) is to conduct the safety regulation of civil air operations in Australia. Through the Industry Permissions Division and its Aviation Medicine Branch develops and administers medical standards, aplicable to licence holders and the assesment of aviation medicals. They are wanting a Senior Medical Officer for the setting, maintenance and monitoring aviation standards and procedures related to aviation industry. It is required a full registration as a Medical Practitioner by the Medical Board of Australia or eligibility for such registration.

 

** Australia CASA Senior Medical Officer Information

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Federal Air Surgeon’s Medical Bulletin January 2012

Lunes, 6 de febrero de 2012 Estrella Forster Sin comentarios

Here you can read the last Federal Air Surgeon’s Medical Bulletin edited by Michael E. Wayda for FAA Aviation Medical examiners and other aviation professionals. Bulletin inaugurates Year 52 of Newsletter Publishing since 1960 with the same purpose quarterly: “Bring any medical news of interest to the well being and safety of airmen and the public”. At this issue interesting articles about: Esophorias, Color Vision Test, Breast Cancer and 2011 Index. Aside from this¬† the¬† Bulletin is published online.

 

** Federal Air Surgeon’s Medical Bulletin Vol 50, No 1 2012-1

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