prognosis

(redirected from nursing prognosis)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.

prog·no·sis

 (prŏg-nō′sĭs)
n. pl. prog·no·ses (-sēz)
1.
a. A prediction of the probable course and outcome of a disease.
b. The likelihood of recovery from a disease.
2. A forecast or prediction: a gloomy prognosis for economic recovery.

[Late Latin prognōsis, from Greek, from progignōskein, to foreknow : pro-, before; see pro-2 + gignōskein, gnō-, to know; see gnō- in Indo-European roots.]

prognosis

(prɒɡˈnəʊsɪs)
n, pl -noses (-ˈnəʊsiːz)
1. (Medicine) med
a. a prediction of the course or outcome of a disease or disorder
b. the chances of recovery from a disease
2. any forecast or prediction
[C17: via Latin from Greek: knowledge beforehand]

prog•no•sis

(prɒgˈnoʊ sɪs)

n., pl. -ses (-sēz).
1. a forecasting of the probable course and outcome of a disease, esp. of the chances of recovery.
2. a forecast or prognostication.
[1645–55; < Late Latin < Greek prógnōsis foreknowledge. See prognostic, -sis]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.prognosis - a prediction about how something (as the weather) will developprognosis - a prediction about how something (as the weather) will develop
forecasting, foretelling, prediction, prognostication - a statement made about the future
financial forecast - a forecast of the expected financial position and the results of operations and cash flows based on expected conditions
weather forecast, weather outlook - a forecast of the weather
2.prognosis - a prediction of the course of a diseaseprognosis - a prediction of the course of a disease
medical diagnosis - identification of a disease from its symptoms

prognosis

noun forecast, prediction, diagnosis, expectation, speculation, projection, surmise, prognostication The physiotherapists' prognosis was that he might walk in six months.

prognosis

noun
Translations
ennusteprognoosi

prognosis

[prɒgˈnəʊsɪs] N (prognoses (pl)) [prɒgˈnəʊsiːz] (Med) → pronóstico m

prognosis

[prɒgˈnəʊsɪs] [prognoses] [prɒgˈnəʊsiːz] (pl) npronostic m

prognosis

n pl <prognoses> → Prognose f, → Vorhersage f, → Voraussage f

prognosis

[prɒgˈnəʊsɪs] n (prognoses (pl)) [prɒgˈnəʊsiːz] (Med) → prognosi f inv

prog·no·sis

n. pronóstico, evaluación del curso probable de una enfermedad.

prognosis

n (pl -ses) pronóstico
Full browser ?