operating theatre


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operating theatre

n
(Surgery) a room in which surgical operations are performed
Usual US term: operating room
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Noun1.operating theatre - a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operationsoperating theatre - 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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At that time the world at large seemed to have a passion for appendicitis, and a good many cases came to the operating theatre for this complaint: the surgeon for whom Philip dressed was in friendly rivalry with a colleague as to which could remove an appendix in the shortest time and with the smallest incision.
A mobile operating theatre at Bridlington Hospital will face closure later this year.
Also, the start of surgical services at Hazm Mebaireek General Hospital is expected to free up operating theatre capacity across HMC's network of hospitals, he added.
They arrived in St Louis for the operation and within hours, Maggie was in the operating theatre.
However, we are writing on behalf of the operating theatre nursing and theatre assistant team at Christchurch Hospital to express our sadness at your omission of our experience of caring for the victims of the mosque attacks.
The study is a descriptive analysis of operating theatre density in South Africa.
Surely under the Health and Safety at Work Act, operating theatre staff should be protected from the hazards of surgical smoke?
EWell, here's your chance to live out your dreams as Operating Theatre Live comes to Liverpool.
The National Tour of Operating Theatre Live is coming to the city on Tuesday, May 29 where prospective medical and health students are encouraged to work with real clinical staff and experience teachers to dissect real anatomical specimens.
Aidan goes to the operating theatre Running to get Eileen for help, the pair are worried when they discover that Billy has disappeared.
An essential part of improving the experience of cesarean section consists in avoiding separation of mother and child including skin to skin contact immediately after birth in the operating theatre [3, 4].
The results showed favourable operating theatre educational environment with the total score of 129.

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