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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An 83-year-old woman who presented with aggravated dyspnea over a period of 1 month was admitted to our tertiary referral hospital. She had a history of Graves disease with a multinodular goiter involving the thyroid gland and had been receiving medical treatment with methimazole.
Increased prevalence of extended spectrum [beta] - Lactamase producers in neonatal septicemic cases at tertiary referral hospital. Indian J Med Microbiol 2008;26:356-60.
[16] This perfect retention in care can be attributed to the intensive support and adherence counselling provided after down-referral, with ongoing involvement of the referral team, who provided active mentorship and clinical support to the treating teams in the community hospitals as well as 6-monthly clinical reviews of the down-referred children at the tertiary referral hospital. [16] In contrast, the support available in our study was much less intensive, consisting of telephonic support for clinicians caring for HIV-infected children at the PHC clinics, and monthly clinical mentoring visits by an infectious diseases subspecialist from RCWMCH.
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.
Prevalence of methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus in a tertiary referral hospital in eastern Uttar Pradesh.
In their evaluation of patients who underwent intraocular lens (IOL) exchange or repositioning in a tertiary referral hospital, Kavuncu et al.
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.
Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a tertiary referral hospital in eastern Uttar Pradesh.
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.
Study of patient satisfaction in a Tertiary referral hospital. Journal of Academy of hospital administration 2003; Vol 15 No.
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.

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