scrub nurse


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scrub nurse

n.
A specially trained nurse who directly assists a surgeon during an operation.
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Noun1.scrub nurse - a nurse who helps a surgeon prepare for surgeryscrub nurse - a nurse who helps a surgeon prepare for surgery
nurse - one skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician)
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On the other hand, the majority of the nurses (83.3%) stated that the SSCTR was implemented by a circulating or scrub nurse and 64.7% of the nurses stated that they had problems while the checklist was being applied in their ORs.
I am a night domestic, Gemma is a generic (covers porters and domestic holidays), Rachel is a theatre scrub nurse and Beth is a van driver.
The rest of the team -- an anaesthetist, a scrub nurse and an assistant -- had fled the room and taken cover in the basement.
She works at The Royal London Hospital since 2002 as a scrub nurse. She was promoted as robotic lead nurse in 2017.
Ongcachuy started working at The Royal London Hospital in 2002 as a scrub nurse. She was promoted to robotic lead nurse in 2017.
Mary said she spoke to scrub nurse Gladys Wanjala and nurse Esther Muchiri who was in charge of the floor.
If they see the coil changing shape as they peel, they choose to wait for it to be pulled out of the package by a scrub nurse instead of dumping it on the table.
* assisting with diagnostic and / or interventional procedures as scrub nurse and circulating nurse;
Lily, 79, of Robroyston in Glasgow, received the BEM in recognition of her services to Clydebank's Golden Jubilee Hospital, where she still works as a theatre scrub nurse.
Myra Byron, a theatre scrub nurse at University Hospital Llandough (UHL), was praised for her amazing attitude to the job and her wonderful care of patients.
"Everybody's responsible for making sure the count is correct, including the scrub nurse, the circulating nurse, the surgeon."