a room near the operating or delivery room of a hospital, equipped with specific apparatus and staffed by specially trained personnel for emergencies, used for the recovery from anesthesia of a postoperative or obstetrical patient before being brought to a hospital room or ward.
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How to use recovery room in a sentence
He tells me of the Ministry of Transportation officer who came into his recovery room and asked him to locate the plane wreckage on a map.How One Man Survived a Plane Crash and 5 Days in the Snowy Canadian Wilderness—and Went On to Help Shape the Modern Ski Industry | Cassidy Randall | December 27, 2020 | Time
Those patients are being held for now in the emergency department and in the recovery room.Vaccines offer hope for end to pandemic, but brutal months lie ahead | Joel Achenbach, Jose Del Real | December 4, 2020 | Washington Post
Things were tense with Johnny, who phoned her while she was in the recovery room.
When Lynn had her first child and only fathers were allowed in the recovery room, Sidney insisted, “I am the father.”
When Dr. Martin first introduced him into the psycho-recovery room his resolution almost vanished.The Memory of Mars | Raymond F. Jones
You were either in the anesthesia office or in the room that is part of the recovery room.Warren Commission (4 of 26): Hearings Vol. IV (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy