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house officer

n.
An intern or resident physician who cares for hospitalized patients under the supervision of attending physicians. Also called house physician.
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house officer

(ˈhaʊsmən) or

houseman

n, pl -men
(Medicine) med a doctor who is the most junior member of the medical staff of a hospital, usually resident in the hospital. US and Canadian equivalent: intern
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"I left in a French steamer, and she called in every blamed port they have out there, for, as far as I could see, the sole purpose of landing soldiers and custom- house officers. I watched the coast.
In the light of the report, the CPO suspended Station House Officer (SHO) Chuntra Police Station Malik Naeem.
Some of the major mistakes done by every 5th house officer is summarized in table-I.
Sharing his concerns, another house officer, on condition of anonymity, said: 'A total of 350 house officers are affected by this delay.
Under the system, the middle grade of senior house officer is being abolished and instead junior doctors will begin their careers in two-year foundation programmes before entering specialist training.
And the following day senior house officer Esther Daamen, is expecting her third baby.
A former pupil at Fishguard High School, Dr Williams qualified from the University of Wales College of Medicine and was formerly a house officer in general surgery at the Prince Philip Hos-pital, Llanelli.
Like all junior doctors, Dr Julyan has to complete training as a house officer rotating through various hospital departments, including gynaecology.
Mahmud Salah Uddin told that all these House Officers would be paid stipend and other benefits as per rules and regulations of the Punjab Government.
Summary: Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Mar 21 (ANI): Two policemen including a Station House Officer (SHO), were injured on Thursday in a grenade attack by terrorists in Sopore in Baramulla district.
They said RPO has placed Station House Officer (SHO) Police Station (PS) New Town Sub Inspector Qaiser Nadim on charges of conducting faulty investigation in a case and because of surge of street crime in his limit.
SHEIKHUPURA -- Station House Officer (SHO) Zahid Mehmood, his driver and his guard were gunned down by unidentified assailants on GT Road in Sheikhupura district on Monday.