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patient

  

      adj  
1    calm, composed, enduring, long-suffering, persevering, persistent, philosophical, quiet, resigned, self-possessed, serene, stoical, submissive, uncomplaining, untiring  
2    accommodating, even-tempered, forbearing, forgiving, indulgent, lenient, mild, tolerant, understanding  
      n  
3    case, invalid, sick person, sufferer  
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patient

  
  ( patients    plural  )
1       n-count   A patient is a person who is receiving medical treatment from a doctor or hospital. A patient is also someone who is registered with a particular doctor.  
The earlier the treatment is given, the better the patient's chances..., He specialized in treatment of cancer patients.     
2       adj   If you are patient, you stay calm and do not get annoyed, for example when something takes a long time, or when someone is not doing what you want them to do.,   (Antonym: impatient)    Please be patient<endash>your cheque will arrive..., He was endlessly kind and patient with children.     
  patiently      adv   ADV with v  
She waited patiently for Frances to finish.     


in-patient        ( in-patients    plural  ) , inpatient   An in-patient is someone who stays in hospital while they receive their treatment.      n-count  
  (Antonym: out-patient)   

      In-patient is also an adjective., adj   ADJ n  
...inpatient hospital care.     

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Intubated Patient n.
a patient who lost is tracheal reflexes by general anesthesia or Coma ; state whos trache has been protected by a tube that permits artificial ventilation.
Medical term

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n.
Patient that has lost reactivity , reactions to stimulations, reflexes (Areflexia) = Dead or Comatous
n.
ce qui fait souffrir le malade est encore bon pour le cadavre
n.
patient in prehospital setting in Profound Coma or in Cardiac Arrest that could be a Donor afer hospital verification of cerebral death and none contraindications
exp.
humanitarian compassive care for avoiding suffering of a terminal state patient
Medical term
exp.
it's said for determining someone to calm down, be patient, control his/her reactions
n.
nurse manned MICU for stable intensive care patients
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