bathroom privileges


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bathroom privileges

The allowing a postoperative patient sufficient autonomy to address personal elimination needs in the bathroom.

bathroom privileges

Nursing The allowing of postoperative Pts sufficient autonomy to address personal elimination needs. See Bed-ridden.
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Travellers in Asia-Pacific ranked legroom, bathroom privileges and carry-on items as the amenities they would be least likely to give up to save money.
After the British retaliated by denying them bathroom privileges, they began smearing the walls of their cells with their own excrement.
In the suit filed in March 1995, the women said managers for the New Jersey-based food-maker restricted bathroom privileges for female employees, forcing some workers to resort to diaper use on the job.
In addition to these topics, the surveys delved into a personal hygiene issue of concern to both homeowners and contractors: bathroom privileges.