noun 1. a person who is specially trained and certified to give emergency medical care to patients before they reach a healthcare facility. Abbreviation: EMT. noun 1. (US) a member of the emergency services who is trained to provide basic emergency medical care before a patient is taken to a hospital EMT emergency medical technician […]
noun 1. a branch of medicine dealing with acute illness and other medical emergencies. emergency medicine n. The branch of medicine that deals with evaluation and initial treatment of medical conditions caused by trauma or sudden illness.
- Emergency rescue disk
noun See rescue disk
noun 1. a hospital area equipped and staffed for the prompt treatment of acute illness, trauma, or other medical emergencies. Abbreviation: ER. emergency room n. The section of a health care facility intended to provide rapid treatment for victims of sudden illness or trauma.