house surgeon


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house surgeon

a surgeon on call and immediately available on the premises of a hospital.

house surgeon

Abbreviation: H.S.
The senior surgical member of the hospital staff who acts in the absence of the attending surgeon.
See also: surgeon
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The objective of this study was to compare the quality of root canal treatment performed by house surgeons and postgraduate students Comparative cross sectional study was carried out in the Department of Operative Dentistry Lahore Medical and Dental College Lahore (LMDC).
I encountered him there when I was a house surgeon at the Radcliffe Infirmary in 1948.
1 House Surgeon, Khyber College of Dentistry, Peshawar, Cell: 0345-4500578 E-mail: drumarhussain@gmail.
He qualified in 1880 (first class honours and gold medal), first serving his hospital as house surgeon and then surgical registrar.
Hutt Hospital is a secondary hospital rather than tertiary like its near neighbour Wellington Hospital It is also a teaching hospital, and, says Kaczon, a good place for a new house surgeon to gain experience.
I rang the house surgeon asking him to come, put in a new luer and review her.
Dr Stolarek started at Hutt Valley DHB in 2000 as a specialist general medical physician, with duties including coordinating registrar and house surgeon teaching.
I was able to look forward to the recognition that experience deserves, rather than having to continually prove your worth to the new house surgeon who has just begun his/her placement on the ward.
I was relatively free of the expectations that dogged my female colleagues, such as the nurse will make the tea in the outpatient clinic or will clean up after the house surgeon or enjoys being treated as a sexual plaything.
Scores of medicos, including under-graduates, house surgeons took part in this protest.
This questionnaire based study assessed the perceptions of dental house surgeons regarding the effectiveness of preclinical fixed prosthodontics training during BDS course.
Tenders are invited for urgent maintanance work of house surgeons quarters at nmch, medical college,thrissur