attendings

attendings

(əˈtɛndɪŋz)
pl n
physicians who attend to patients in a hospital
References in classic literature ?
WHILE a Division Superintendent of a railway was attending closely to his business of placing obstructions on the track and tampering with the switches he received word that the President of the road was about to discharge him for incompetency.
She knew that his mother neither behaved to him so as to make his home comfortable at present, nor to give him any assurance that he might form a home for himself, without strictly attending to her views for his aggrandizement.
Ferrars's resolution that both her sons should marry well, and of the danger attending any young woman who attempted to DRAW HIM IN; that Mrs.
One of the attending harpooneers now advances with a long, keen weapon called a boarding-sword, and watching his chance he dexterously slices out a considerable hole in the lower part of the swaying mass.
Besides, there would be another inconvenience attending this proposal, for what is common to many is taken least care of; for all men regard more what is their own than what others share with them in, to which they pay less attention than is incumbent on every one: let me add also, that every one is more negligent of what another is to see to, as well as himself, than of his own private business; as in a family one is often worse served by many servants than by a few.
Strangely, many of these attendings never actually address such matters with the staff radiologist.
Even though there is abundant evidence that radiology residents (at least beyond the first year of training) did nearly as well as attending radiologists in academic centers in terms of diagnostic accuracy, (2,3) our risk management group was not comfortable with the existing overnight resident coverage.
After all, the cost of essentially hiring another radiology attending was nothing compared with a multimillion dollar judgment for a plaintiff.
The perceptions of both residents and attendings seem to suggest that the policy change may not yet be achieving its intended objectives," Dr.
It may actually be detrimental to attendings," he added.