tertiary care center


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tertiary care center

Hospital care A hospital or medical center for Pts often referred from secondary care centers, which provides subspecialty expertise
Tertiary care center  
Surgery Organ transplantation, pediatric cardiovascular surgery, stereotactic neurosurgery and others
Internal medicine Genetics, hepatology, adolescent psychiatry and others
Diagnostic modalities PET–positron emission tomography and SQUID–superconducting quantum interface device scanning, color Doppler electrocardiography, electron microscopy, gene rearrangement, and molecular analysis
Therapeutic modalities Experimental protocols for treating advanced and/or potentially fatal disease–eg, AIDS, cancer, and inborn errors of metabolism  
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First, in this analysis, only patients undergoing treatment at a single tertiary care center specializing in IPF treatment were identified, which might have led to an overrepresentation of dentists, given their comparatively high socioeconomic status.
Observation made by the researchers in a tertiary care center of Dakshina Kannada varied from this finding wherein 43.33% of the nursing staff, 30.0% of the laboratory technicians, and 13.33% of the ward staff had the correct practice of biomedical waste segregation.
This was a cross-sectional study done in a southern teaching tertiary care center involving medical interns as study participants.
Clinic-epidemiological study of sexually transmitted infections in males at a rural based tertiary care center. Indian J Sex Trans Dis.
The researchers identified 135 adults with BE among consecutive patients seen at a single tertiary care center. The average age of the BE patients was 64 years.
In developing countries, when patients with traumatic epistaxis cannot be adequately treated at their local medical facility and require further treatment at a distant tertiary care center, it is important that bleeding be controlled before their transport.
This may be due to the fact that those patients are very sick and rapidly deteriorating, and might not have the time to reach a tertiary care center. Because severe hypercortisolaemia is deadly, in patients with severe CS due to EAS a consideration should be given to early bilateral adrenalectomy, when the primary tumour cannot be identified or is not curable.
PHILADELPHIA -- Symptoms of bipolar disorder are prevalent among patients with epilepsy, and are highly associated with depressive symptoms in these patients, an analysis of 54 epilepsy patients at a tertiary care center shows.
One hundred healthy executives received a comprehensive health check at our tertiary care center in central Mumbai from August to September 2004.
A total of 154 consecutive children with intact immune systems and no recent surgery presenting to a tertiary care center with an acutely irritable hip were evaluated in a systematic manner: history, physical, laboratory assessment, x-rays, joint fluid analysis, and so forth.
Of this group, 289 (40%) were treated at the community ED before the pediatric tertiary care center intervention and 435 (60%) were treated after the intervention.
From tertiary care center, the data were collected randomly over 2 months.

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