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To apply medication, bandages, or other therapeutic materials to an area of the body such as a wound.


verb To apply protective and/or absorptive materials to a wound; as “To dress a wound.”

clinical etiquette

Professional comportment Medical practice The components of medical practice which, in addition to ethics and competence, define what it is to be a physician
Clinical etiquette
Bedside manner Avoid easy familiarity, be attentive of Pts needs, do not eat on rounds
Dress Conservative & appropriate
Grooming Clean, neat, unobtrusive
Language Respectful, at level of audience, non-use of vulgar vernacular or demeaning appellations, discretion regarding others' condition (JAMA 1988; 260:2559)  

drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms



A potentially fatal allergic reaction to an administered drug in which a nonblistering skin eruption is accompanied by fever, markedly elevated serum eosinophil levels, and, often, bone marrow, kidney or liver injury. Common causes include allopurinol, and anticonvulsant drugs (such as carbamazepine and phenytoin). Synonym: drug-induced hypersensitivity syndrome

Patient discussion about dress

Q. Why does it hurt so bad to move or even get dressed because of the fibrmyalgia? Some days I can't even move to get out of bed because I hurt so bad. Other days I hurt so bad that even trying to wear clothes hurts.

A. Hi! I saw your question and wanted to tell you that you need to try to move around a little. The more you sleep or lay around the worse it gets. You have to find your own way of moving and not moving. Walking is the best thing or swimming. Just moving around is good too depeending on pain level. Do too much or too little keeps you in pain. Moving around brings the pain down. Also, pain relievers help. Motrin or any NSAID will affect your kidneys and liver. But pain reliever is better.

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She said in their experience dressing down has had no negative impact, even at the head office in London where dress-down Fridays are a regular event.
Peter sees dressing down as being fraught with problems, especially for women.
But there is also evidence to suggest that dressing down can actually create division between employees.
The study shows dressing down helps employees feel less pressured.
Terry asked Aby who had been giving her a dressing down and she responded: "Loud mouth and loud mouth two.
First, as I said, I think dressing down adversely affects productivity.
We at World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) are calling for local schools and companies to get involved by joining our Dressing Down in Yellow Day
SAUCY minx PARIS Hilton has been given a major dressing down for, er, dressing down.
I personally believe that newsreaders dressing down is a good thing as they are appealing to a broader audience and a younger audience.
Durham was left with an even redder face after receiving a public dressing down from the new Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport.
Staff at the Austin's bar and bistro in Durham County Cricket Club's ground in Chester-le-Street will be dressing down next Tuesday in the name of charity - and some of the men will also be having their legs waxed.
On the one hand, dressing down, according to an employment website called www.