booked admission

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booked admission

Medspeak-US
Admission to hospital for surgery which, while deemed necessary by the treating clinician, can be delayed, in the clinician’s opinion, for 24+ hours.

Medspeak-UK
A type of elective admission to hospital in the UK, in which the patient admitted was given a date of admission at the time of the decision to admit, and determined mainly on the grounds of resource availability.
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By his own diary admission, he set out to kill people during an 18-year-long series of bombings.