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acute care — adj providing or concerned with short term medical care esp. for serious acute disease or trauma <acute care hospitals> <an acute care nursing unit> compare chronic care, INTENSIVE CARE acute care n … Medical dictionary
Acute care — is necessary treatment of a disease for only a short period of time in which a patient is treated for a brief but severe episode of illness. Many hospitals are acute care facilities with the goal of discharging the patient as soon as the patient… … Wikipedia
acute care — /əkjut ˈkɛə/ (say uhkyooht kair) noun the medical services such as surgery, intensive care, medical and nursing care, which are provided for the immediate assessment and treatment of patients. –acute care, adjective … Australian English dictionary
acute-care — /euh kyooht kair /, adj. (of a hospital) providing emergency services and general medical and surgical treatment for acute disorders rather than long term residential care for chronic illness. [1975 80] * * * … Universalium
acute-care — /euh kyooht kair /, adj. (of a hospital) providing emergency services and general medical and surgical treatment for acute disorders rather than long term residential care for chronic illness. [1975 80] … Useful english dictionary
Acute pancreatitis — (acute pancreatic necrosis) Classification and external resources Pancreas ICD 10 K … Wikipedia
Care in the Community — (also called Community Care or Domiciled Care ) is the British policy of deinstitutionalization, treating and caring for physically and mentally disabled people in their homes rather than in an institution. Institutional care was the target of… … Wikipedia
Acute — Of short duration, rapid and abbreviated in onset, in reference to a disease. “Acute” is a measure of the time scale of a disease and is in contrast to “subacute” and “chronic.” “Subacute” indicates longer duration or less rapid change. “Chronic” … Medical dictionary
acute — 01. His ear infection caused him [acute] pain. 02. A dolphin s hearing is so [acute] that it can hear underwater sounds from up to 15 miles away. 03. Drinking coffee can sharpen one s mental [acuity] for short periods of time. 04. The country is… … Grammatical examples in English
care — In medicine and public health, a general term for the application of knowledge to the benefit of a community or individual. comprehensive medical c. a concept that includes not only the traditional c. of the acutely or chronically ill patient,… … Medical dictionary
Acute liver failure — is the appearance of severe complications rapidly after the first signs of liver disease (such as jaundice), and indicates that the liver has sustained severe damage (loss of function of 80 90% of liver cells). The complications are hepatic… … Wikipedia