patient

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care and treatment of a convalescent patient aftercare
patient's case history amamnesis
specialist who administers an anesthetic to a patient before he is treated anaesthetist , anesthesiologist , anesthetist
psychiatrist's patient analysand
case history of patient, complete anamnesis
case history of a medical patient as recalled by the patient anamnesis , medical history , medical record
machine that uses dialysis to remove impurities and waste products from the bloodstream before returning the blood to the patient's body artificial kidney , hemodialyzer
aphasia in which the lesion is assumed to be in the association tracts connecting the various language centers in the brain; patient's have difficulty repeating a sentence just heard associative aphasia , conduction aphasia
surgical repair by using tissue from another part of the patient's own body autoplasty
shallow vessel used by a bedridden patient for defecation and urination bedpan
manner or conduct of a physician in the presence of a patient bedside manner
nuclear transplantation of a patient's own cells to make an oocyte from which immune-compatible cells (especially stem cells) can be derived for transplant biomedical cloning , therapeutic cloning
patient, of direct observation of clinical
narrow bed on which a patient lies during psychiatric or psychoanalytic treatment couch
psychoanalyst's displacement of emotion onto the patient or more generally the psychoanalyst's emotional involvement in the therapeutic interaction countertransference
United States heart surgeon who in 1966 implanted the first artificial heart in a human patient (born in 1908) De Bakey , Michael Ellis De Bakey
children take the roles of physician or patient or nurse and pretend they are at the physician's office doctor
responsibility of a physician to act in the best interests of the patient doctor-patient relation
domestic beast of burden descended from the African wild ass; patient but stubborn domestic ass , donkey , Equus asinus
patient receiving transplant, blood etc. donee , recipient
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