operating theater

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Related to operating theater: operating room, Operating Suite
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Noun1.operating theater - a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operationsoperating theater - a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations; "great care is taken to keep the operating rooms aseptic"
hospital room - a room in a hospital for the care of patients
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The start of surgical services at Hazm Mebaireek General Hospital is expected to free up operating theater capacity across HMC's network of hospitals.
Hamad Medical Corporation's (Ambulatory Care Center) is transforming the way children undergoing surgery under general anesthetic receive care by allowing parents to accompany their child into the operating theater and to stay with them while the anesthetic is being administered.
Trainees' perception of atmosphere in the operating theater. (Q25-Q32)###26###3.06###25.82 - 27.02###0.96
Suitable for the operating theater or office, this economical Xenon light source provides a bright, white light, eliminating the blue tint of a metal halide or the yellow tint of halogen.
For example, a picture of a contemporary operating theater, or the carefully annotated political cartoons showing Victoria and Peel as successful mesmerists (thus demonstrating the power of the mesmerizer and the inferiority of the mesmerized subject), are exciting testimonies to her argument; whereas portraits of Dionysius Lar dner or Thomas Wakley, or even the playbill showing Charles Dickens as an actor in a private performance of Inchbald's Animal Magnetism, are of marginal interest.
He says in addition to helping reduce the anxiety level of both children and their parents, it also cuts down on the time spent in the operating theater because there is often no struggle with administering anesthetic when the parent is by the child's side.

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