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Noun1.bedrest - confinement to bed continuously (as in the case of some sick or injured persons)bedrest - confinement to bed continuously (as in the case of some sick or injured persons)
repose, rest, ease, relaxation - freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility); "took his repose by the swimming pool"
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bedrest and the risk of developing a pulmonary embolus (PE) or the progression of the current thrombus (Anderson, Overend, Godwin, Sealy, & Sunderji, 2009).
Bedrest is also widely used in women with preterm labor.
Even the "husband," that chunky bedrest with arms introduced about 20 years ago by Brentwood, has been reinvented.
While in hospital, Morse is visited by his lady friend Adele Cecil (Judy Loe), and American scholar Millie Van Buren (Lisa Eichhorn), whose book on the Oxford canal murder in the summer of 1859 becomes the detective's preoccupation during his enforced bedrest.
By 24 weeks, I was in preterm labor and on bedrest at home.
Condition/Purpose Procedure Premature labor Bedrest, drugs, NICU Post dates Prostaglandin, pitocin PROM Induce/augment labor Check progress Vaginal exams Monitor FHR EFM, internal, external Check mec/long labor Amniotomy Dehydration, adm med IV fluids Pain, maternal distress Anesthesia/analgesia Prolonged labor Augmentation VBAC, Maternal med ?
With it, Camille could continue in the bedrest position but enjoy some changes of scenery.
Factors contributing to functional decline during hospitalization include acute illness, medications, pain, bedrest, the use of tethered devices (e.
Clinicians who frequently treat persons with cancer may be more likely to stretch the reference value boundaries when weighing the benefits of mobilizing the patient versus the deleterious effects of continued bedrest.
The body fights the virus itself - paracetamol, bedrest and plenty of fluids all help - with lifelong immunity afterwards.
Nineteen of the patients were randomized to therapeutic cerclage and bedrest and 16 to bedrest only.
Since she was deconditioned from 2 weeks of bedrest, a short inpatient rehabilitation stay was necessary.