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ICU

abbr.
intensive care unit

ICU

abbreviation for
1. (Medicine) intensive care unit
2. (Telecommunications) text messaging I see you

ICU

intensive care unit.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ICU - a hospital unit staffed and equipped to provide intensive care
hospital - a medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care
coronary care unit - a hospital unit specially staffed and equipped to treat patients with serious cardiac problems
neonatal intensive care unit, NICU - an intensive care unit designed with special equipment to care for premature or seriously ill newborn
social unit, unit - an organization regarded as part of a larger social group; "the coach said the offensive unit did a good job"; "after the battle the soldier had trouble rejoining his unit"
Translations

ICU

N ABBR =intensive care unitUVI f, UCI f, UMI f

ICU

[ˌaɪsiːˈjuː] n abbr (=intensive care unit) → USI(= unité de soins intensifs)

ICU

(US) abbr of intensive care unit; to be in ICUauf der Intensivstation liegen

ICU

abbr intensive care unit. V. unit.
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Cath, who now works in the community respiratory team, worked on the Intensive Therapy Unit at RSH with Sharon for many years.
Cath, who now works in the community respiratory team, worked on the Intensive Therapy Unit at RSH with Sharon for many years and, until recently, worked as a sister on ward 27 respiratory at RSH.
One thing that has helped the pair while Michael fights his injuries is The Walton Centre's brand new Intensive Therapy Unit (ITU) Garden Room.
A man in his mid-30s was admitted to the town's Memorial Hospital for treatment in the Intensive Therapy Unit, where he later died.
He was treated in the Intensive Therapy Unit but died during Sunday night.
AN inquest has been opened into the death of a woman who passed away while being cared for in an intensive therapy unit.
Contract award notice: Purchasing, Delivery, Assembly and commissioning of hospital furniture and training of personnel in the field of their service, Within the framework of the project "improving the effectiveness of the operation of the anesthesiology and intensive therapy unit in the public health care unit of the provincial medical center in opole in the area of health care infrastructure through the exchange of necessary equipment and equipment ".
Ms McBride, who works as a theatre nurse, decided to raise money for the Tempest Burns Intensive Therapy Unit whose staff cared for Matthew in his final moments.
But thanks to the excellent care at the Intensive Therapy Unit at Raigmore Hospital in Inverness, he is now home enjoying life with his wife Joan, five children and 14 grandchildren.
Exceptions are maternity, paediatrics, Intensive Therapy Unit and on compassionate grounds.
Captain Linda Beynon, 54, from Aberavon, Port Talbot, is an intensive therapy unit nurse at Morriston Hospital in Swansea and went to work as a mentor in Shorabak - the Afghan camp within Camp Bastion.
Another patient died after communication blunders involving three hospital sites delayed his transfer to an Intensive Therapy Unit. By the time he arrived, he had died.

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