bed rest

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Synonyms for bed rest

confinement to bed continuously (as in the case of some sick or injured persons)


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The groupings were (1) studies using only bed rest, analgesics, or a pelvic girdle and (2) studies that also included physical therapy to progressively mobilize and strengthen the women in addition to walking reeducation (Table).
As a lazy child, then lazy student, then sleep-deprived barman and finally as a teacher, I would never have dreamt that 12 weeks of forced bed rest would be anything but paradise.
The articles we examined can be classified in a few broad categories: needle design and LP technical procedure, bed rest and early mobilization, posture and head position, cerebral vasoconstriction by means of caffeine, hydration, closure of the puncture site, and patient characteristics.
Another mother is on bed rest at Akron General Medical Center.
HurE-it Tolon, jailed suspects in the trial concerning Ergenekon -- a shadowy crime network that has alleged links within the state and is suspected of plotting to topple the government -- have been ordered to take five days' bed rest by a doctor at Silivri Prison.
Khan has been advised bed rest by doctors treating him at the Shaukat Khan Hospital in Lahore following the mishap Tuesday evening when he fell along with some guards from a forklift taking him onto the stage to address the crowd.
With Fizz in the grip of flu, too, the dishy doc called and gave the prescription he'd spent years training for: "Plenty of fluids and bed rest.
Manual compression hemostasis followed by bed rest has been the standard of care following cardiac catheterization via femoral access.
He is still not fully recovered and is taking bed rest.
The actor is in extreme pain and has been advised complete bed rest for at least two weeks.
Researchers have long questioned why patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) tend to manage well through childhood and adolescence, yet succumb to their disease in early adulthood, or why elderly people who lose muscle strength following bed rest find it difficult or impossible to regain.
DOCTORS say fit and healthy people should get over swine flu with bed rest, fluids and paracetamol.
7), (15), (16) Typical measures focused on either the ability to perform daily tasks, such as cooking and caring for children, (9) or the need for bed rest.
In order to prevent bleeding from the groin puncture site, patients are restricted to bed rest and told to keep the affected limb straight (Lunden et al.