resus area


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resus area

An area in an A&E (casualty) department in the UK for patients who are admitted, often via ambulance, for resuscitation. A typical district general hospital has several fully equipped bays and overhead gantrys for portable emergency X-rays.
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Initial phases are currently under way and this is the final phase covering the Majors and Resus areas of the Emergency Department.