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maintenance/main·te·nance/ (mān´tĕ-nans) providing a stable state over a long period, or the stable state so produced.
maintenanceAnesthesiology The maintaining of a Pt undergoing general anesthesia in an unconscious state for the duration of surgery by injecting small boluses or by infusing an injectable drug, or by administering halothane, isoflurane, sevoflurane. Cf Induction.
Patient discussion about maintenance
Q. I have lupus and diabetes. Can I get some tips for weight maintenance? Is it true that foods now these days have hormones and other preservatives in it that can make you fatter? Will eating organic food prevent weight gain (as long as you eat right and in decent portions). Has anyone lost weight faster while eating organic food..
Q. Has anyone had any positive weight loss or maintenance from drinking milk?