tertiary care centre

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tertiary care centre

A general term for any hospital usually also designated as a centre of excellence, which offers tertiary care services (e.g., neurosurgery, radiotherapy) and has complex diagnostic (e.g., imaging, molecular pathology, genetics) capabilities.
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A previous study at a tertiary referral hospital in Tanzania reported that the incidence of 'near-miss' events associated with caesarean section was 3-7 per 1 000 procedures.
MedAware has also generated positive results from a live implementation at The Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer, a 2,000-bed university-affiliated tertiary referral hospital in Israel.
3) Establishing an IR department has become a prerequisite for being considered as a tertiary referral hospital in China.
Conclusion: This study showed that uniform criteria for identifying near miss cases can be used in a tertiary referral hospital setting especially for comparison of results and audit.
Westmead, the major tertiary referral hospital for Western Sydney, will get new operating theatres, extra inpatient beds and a new emergency department in a new acute services building as part of stage one of its redevelopment.
Reema nath, Lahiri saikia, J Mahanta, Extended spectrum beta lactamase producing Gram negative bacilli in tertiary referral hospital of Assam- experience with two methods, Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2006, Vol.
Meanwhile, Muscat got a respite from overnight rains and the dry spell allowed authorities at Al Nahda, a tertiary referral hospital for eye care, to carry out several surgeries.
Practice audits to reduce caesareans in a tertiary referral hospital in south-western China, Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 2012, 90(7):488-494.
An observational study in a tertiary referral hospital in Benin, Nigeria, evaluated the incidence of stillbirth and associated clinical and demographic factors.
Analyses included 10 520 cultures from 1 854 patients treated in a large tertiary referral hospital in Seoul, Republic of Korea.
She underwent initial stabilisation with bed rest, diuretics and fluid restriction in the obstetric tertiary referral hospital and was then transferred to the adjacent adult tertiary referral hospital where she was supervised by the obstetric team for regular foetal surveillance, the cardiology team for titration of therapy for cardiac failure, and the anaesthetic team regarding method of and timing of delivery.
As a centre of excellence and tertiary referral hospital, not only for other trusts in the region but also across the UK, the trust receives some of the most complex cases in the country.

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