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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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The medical grand rounds presentation was attended by a large audience of colleagues, former students, residents, fellows, and friends.
Over the past decade, medical grand rounds attendance has declined widely, says Robert Wachter, M.
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center general medical service attending physician and co-author of the 2003 Academic Medicine article "Re-examining the Value of Medical Grand Rounds," hospitals must recast the concept if they want it to remain relevant.
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.
He has been a guest lecturer at Columbia Business School, Kings College in London and the University of Newcastle in Australia and has presented at medical grand rounds and psychiatric grand rounds at various hospitals on the role of brain imaging.
Cardiac surgeons nationwide are excited about the opportunity to participate in medical grand rounds produced by Hahnemann Hospital (a world leading heart hospital).