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Ambulance Lift

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Boston To Use New Ambulance Lift, Stretcher For Obese Patients

The obesity problem in America has been creating some unique challenges for emergency workers. Now, Boston has purchased a new hydraulic ambulance lift and stretcher designed for obese patients.

01/11/2011