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Dentist-Patient Relations definition: The psychological relations between the dentist and patient.
Patient Care definition: The services rendered by members of the health profession and non-professionals under their supervision for the benefit of the patient. (From Dorland, 28th ed, p269)
patient care definition: services rendered by members of the health profession (or under their supervision) for the benefit of the patient.
Patient Care definition: The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
Inpatients definition: Persons admitted to health facilities which provide board and room, for the purpose of observation, care, diagnosis or treatment.
Inpatient definition: A patient who is residing in the hospital where he is being treated.
Nurse-Patient Relations definition: Interaction between the patient and nurse.
nurse patient relations definition: interaction between the patient and nurse.
Outpatients definition: Persons who receive ambulatory care at an outpatient department or clinic without room and board being provided.
Patient Acceptance of Health Care definition: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.
Patient Admission definition: The process of accepting patients. The concept includes patients accepted for medical and nursing care in a hospital or other health care institution.
Patient Advocacy definition: Promotion and protection of the rights of patients, frequently through a legal process.
Patient Discharge definition: The administrative process of discharging the patient, live or dead, from hospitals or other health facilities.
Discharge definition: The release of a patient from a course of care.
Patient Education as Topic definition: The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.
Patient Isolation definition: The segregation of patients with communicable or other diseases for a specified time. Isolation may be strict, in which movement and social contacts are limited; modified, where an effort to control specified aspects of care is made in order to prevent cross infection; or reverse, where the patient is secluded in a controlled or germ-free environment in order to protect him or her from cross infection.
Patient Isolators definition: Equipment used to prevent contamination of and by patients, especially those with bacterial infections. This includes plastic surgical isolators and isolators used to protect immunocompromised patients.
Patient Participation definition: Patient involvement in the decision-making process in matters pertaining to health.
Patients definition: Individuals participating in the health care system for the purpose of receiving therapeutic, diagnostic, or preventive procedures.
patient definition: Person under a physician's care for a particular disease or condition. NOTE: A subject in a clinical trial is not necessarily a patient, but a patient in a clinical trial is a subject. See also subject, trial subject, healthy volunteer. Often used interchangeably as a synonym for subject but healthy volunteers are not, strictly speaking, patients.
Patient definition: A patient is the subject of observations.
Patient definition: A person who receives medical attention, care, or treatment, or who is registered with medical professional or institution with the purpose to receive medical care when necessary.
Immunocompromised Host definition: A human or animal whose immunologic mechanism is deficient because of an immunodeficiency disorder or other disease or as the result of the administration of immunosuppressive drugs or radiation.
immunocompromised definition: Having a weakened immune system caused by certain diseases or treatments.
GOWN, EXAMINATION definition: An examination gown is a device intended for medical purposes that is made of cloth, paper, or other material that is draped over or worn by a patient as a body covering during a medical examination.
GOWN, PATIENT definition: Surgical apparel are devices that are intended to be worn by operating room personnel during surgical procedures to protect both the surgical patient and the operating room personnel from transfer of microorganisms, body fluids, and particulate material. Examples include surgical caps, hoods, masks, gowns, operating room shoes and shoe covers, and isolation masks and gowns. Surgical suits and dresses, commonly known as scrub suits, are excluded.
Feed definition: To move something gradually into or through.
Noncompliance definition: Failure to follow therapeutic recommendations.
LUBRICANT, PATIENT definition: A patient lubricant is a device intended for medical purposes that is used to lubricate a body orifice to facilitate entry of a diagnostic or therapeutic device.
Patient Compliance definition: Voluntary cooperation of the patient in following a prescribed regimen.
therapy compliance definition: conformity in fulfilling requirements of a treatment or therapy.
Patient Compliance definition: see:http://www.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/MBrowser.html
Patient Compliance definition: The extent to which a patient conforms to medical advice regarding prescribed regimen, lifestyle, dietary changes, follow-up schedule and other recommendations.
Cancer Patient definition: A person who receives medical care for the purpose of treating, diagnosing or preventing cancer.
Patient Administration definition: Patient Administration
Assessed Patient definition: Assessed patient, therapy is appropriate
patient definition: Scoped by a provider
Patient definition: The recipient for the service(s) and/or product(s) when they are not the covered party.
Patient definition: A specimen that has been collected from a patient.
Veterinary Patient definition: A non-human animal that is a subject in a study.
Patient Handling definition: Physical management of the patient while they are being moved or lifted, or during rehabilitation.
Moving and Lifting Patients definition: Moving or repositioning patients within their beds, from bed to bed, bed to chair, or otherwise from one posture or surface to another.
insistently definition: [1] beharrlich, eindringlich
patient definition: [1] Patient
patient definition: Patient.
 
 
deGerman
Patient definition: [1] eine (männliche) Person, die sich von einem Arzt medizinisch behandeln lässt
geduldig definition: [1] Geduld habend
Insasse definition: [1] Passagier in einem Fahrzeug [2] Bewohner eines für mehrere Personen bestimmten Wohnsitzes :[a] Bewohner eines Heimes :[b] Bewohner einer Heilanstalt oder eines Krankenhauses :[c] jemand, der in einem Gefängnis oder einem Lager angehalten wird
Patient definition: Patient
 
frFrench
patient definition: Dans le langage didactique, celui sur qui on agit, par opposition à ''agent'', celui qui agit.
patient definition: ''Il n’a été que le '''patient''''', se dit de celui qui, dans une querelle avec un autre homme, a souffert les injures sans rien dire pour les repousser.
patient definition: Individu condamné à la peine capitale et qui va être exécuté.
patient definition: Celui qui est entre les mains des chirurgiens ou des médecins, plus généralement, d'un personnel soignant.
 
daDanish
patient definition: Patient.
 
svSwedish
patient definition: Patient.
 
nlDutch
lijder definition: Infirme.
patiënt definition: Infirme.
patiënt definition: Patient.