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Idioms for patient
- having or showing the capacity for endurance: a man patient of distractions.
- susceptible of: This statement is patient of criticism.
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For example, a patient may be allergic to an excipient in the newly refilled medicine with a different manufacturer.The ‘inactive' ingredients in your pills could harm you|By Yelena Ionova/The Conversation|September 15, 2020|Popular Science
Eleven health care providers — seven doctors, four nurses, a patient councillor and an endocrinologist — participated in the training.Botswana group works to improve health care for trans, intersex people|Michael K. Lavers|September 14, 2020|Washington Blade
An early look at 45 patients shows that people who did the nose rinses, either saline alone or saline with soap, got rid of their headaches and nose congestion about a week earlier than the people who didn’t use rinses.Treatments that target the coronavirus in the nose might help prevent COVID-19|Laura Sanders|September 14, 2020|Science News
Cardiac MRIs revealed signs of heart inflammation in 60 of these patients after their infection.College athletes show signs of possible heart injury after COVID-19|Aimee Cunningham|September 11, 2020|Science News
However, case-patients were more likely to have reported dining at a restaurant… in the 2 weeks before illness onset than were control-participants.There’s now even more evidence that restaurant dining sharply increases COVID spread|Sy Mukherjee|September 11, 2020|Fortune
Doctors are prohibited from doing what a patient needs by rigid practice guidelines.
This not only defrauds the state out of thousands of dollars, but also deprives the patient who needs the drugs.No More Paper Prescriptions: Docs Fight Fraud by Going Electronic|Dale Eisinger|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Within days of the first symptom, a headache, the patient was fighting for his life.
No trained medical provider could possibly expect to nourish a patient this way.‘Rectal Feeding’ Has Nothing to Do with Nutrition, Everything to Do with Torture|Russell Saunders|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Emergent procedures provide their benefit right away and have the awesome potential to rescue a patient from the brink of death.
That child was as truly an object of reverence to us as any patient sufferer of mature age.Household Education|Harriet Martineau
Dr. Knox, then going off on foot to see a patient, came across the yard from the surgery at the same moment.Johnny Ludlow, Third Series|Mrs. Henry Wood
It would kill the lad to bring him up, and as he is my patient, I have told him to stay below.Peter Trawl|W. H. G. Kingston
The numerous enquiries which the patient had made, furnished him with materials for reflexion.Observations on Madness and Melancholy|John Haslam
For Lady Arabella, though it cannot be said that she was ill, was always a patient.Framley Parsonage|Anthony Trollope