sharp end


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sharp end

In a health care institution, those personnel and components that work in direct contact with patients.
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Synopsis: At the age of 66, Dierdre Wolownick became the oldest woman to climb El Capitan in Yosemite--and in her memoir, "The Sharp End of Life: A Mother's Story", she shares her intimate journey, revealing how her climbing achievement reflects a broader story of courage and persistence.
(Channel 4, 10pm) If you've ever wondered what it's like to work at the sharp end in the emergency services, this series lifts the lid.
Mistakes were out of the question and his judgement of pace phenomenal, as well as strength at the sharp end.
He said: "I think the fishermen at the sharp end have always said the scientific advice was very suspect.
Emily Dean, of Shelter, said: "We've seen a rise in calls from the sharp end of the housing crisis.
The pairing were fighting at the sharp end on both gravel and asphalt and were part of an intense six-way battle for the win going into the final day of competition.
LAYING THE FOUNDATIONS While concerns persist at the sharp end of the pitch, City's defence looks in pretty good shape considering what they were up against on Wednesday night.
You can't annihilate the past so you might as well celebrate it - Elizabeth Hurley It is our members dealing with the anger at the sharp end, not the well-paid top brass from Arriva and Govia who are responsible for this Meltdown Monday on our railways - Mick Cash, general secretary of the RMT Union on the new rail timetable problem.
But Warrington council chief executive Steven Broomhead, who chairs the town's health and wellbeing board, said: "While I welcome any additional resources to help care for the frail and elderly of Warrington, I am surprised that there seems to have been an absence of consultation with those at the sharp end, providing the care.
For the legs: Cut sticks into four pieces, two inches in length with one sharp end each.
Swansea take a breather from their league battle with an FA Cup trip to Oxford on Sunday, but Curtis readily accepts that he has had to get used to the sharp end of management.
It's another thing altogether to be at the sharp end.