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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The image of her standing in the middle of the resus area and co-ordinating the sheer number of activities will remain with me forever.
In tonight's episode we meet Anne Malone, a grandmother and mother of five in the Resus area of St Vincent's Hospital.
Initial phases are currently under way and this is the final phase covering the Majors and Resus areas of the Emergency Department.