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Usage notes: (informal)
a teaching conference or a meeting in which the clinical problems encountered in the practice of nursing, medicine, or other service are discussed. Kinds of rounds include grand rounds, nursing rounds, teaching rounds, and walking rounds.
Bedside visits by a physician—or other health professional—to evaluate treatment, assess current course and document the patient’s progress or recuperation

rounds

Medtalk Bedside visits by a physician–or other health professional, to evaluate treatment, assess current course and document the Pt's progress or recuperation. See Grounds rounds, Plate rounds, Professorial rounds, Protease inhibitor rounds, Round, SOAP. Cf Grand rounds.

rounds,

n a teaching conference or meeting in which the clinical problems encountered in the practice of medicine, dentistry, nursing, or other service are discussed.
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Over the past decade, medical grand rounds attendance has declined widely, says Robert Wachter, M.
Paul Farmer visited the campus of the University of New York at Stony Brook to give medical grand rounds and speak to the students about his work.
My challenges were twofold and equally important: (a) intensive study of current textbooks and journals to become more familiar with the clinical significance and interpretation of laboratory tests; in addition, I attended medical grand rounds each week, a habit that I continued throughout my career; and (b) to update the chemistry laboratory to meet the needs of the medical staff.
Smithson, a busy internist, starts her day in a large community hospital by attending televised medical grand rounds originating from a regional university medical center.
I also suggest they participate in hospital medical grand rounds, when appropriate, to discuss lab results in clinical cases.