TITLE

recovery room

AUTHOR(S)
Peters, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia;2004, p651
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
An encyclopedia entry for "recovery room" is presented. It refers to a hospital unit located near operating theatres and delivery rooms which has specialized equipment and staff trained in the monitoring and care of women who have just given birth and postoperative patients. When the patients are considered to be in a sufficiently safe and stable condition, they leave the recovery room to return to general nursing care.
ACCESSION #
44000447

 

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