operating table


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operating table

n
(Surgery) the table on which the patient lies during a surgical operation
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Noun1.operating table - table on which the patient lies during a surgical operationoperating table - table on which the patient lies during a surgical operation
table - a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs; "it was a sturdy table"
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operating table

n (Med) the operating tableil tavolo operatorio
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This must be the receiving hospital, she thought, this the operating table, those the doctors.
MANGO the bear lies out for the count on the operating table as vets repair a ruptured disc in his back.
Summary: First of its kind in the Middle East: operating table allows spinal injury patients to be rotated during theatre
A HEALTH trust has apologised to the family of a 16-year-old boy who died on the operating table.
Adcock would be happy enough to stay atop the leaderboard this week, following a career in which he has journeyed as much as Charlemagne - putting in time on the PGA, European and Nationwide tours and various mini-tours in addition to time on an operating table.
An elderly patient was dropped from a hospital operating table as she underwent surgery.
His double life came to a head-on conflict in the mid 1980's when the government's star witness, Ralph Scopo, lay on the operating table.
Despite a poor contour match on the operating table (figure 3), the final result was aesthetically acceptable to both the patient and physician (figure 4).
A BRAVE grandfather caught a vicious mugger - just a month after "dying" on the operating table.
He agrees with Steve Pollard's suggestion that by being knocked out in the final round Ingle received immediate treatment and was on the operating table in hospital well within the critical 'golden hour' period.
A complex structure unifies the operating table and robotic arms into a single "smart" system that transmits information to the surgeon's console.
A Scots drugs smuggler had a 12-hour heart by-pass CHAINED to the operating table.

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