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Synonyms for patient

Synonyms for patient

enduring or capable of enduring hardship or inconvenience without complaint

Synonyms for patient

the semantic role of an entity that is not the agent but is directly involved in or affected by the happening denoted by the verb in the clause

enduring trying circumstances with even temper or characterized by such endurance


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One such unnamed talent is Thomas Casson''s energised portrayal of a hospital administrator - shades of Basil Fawlty - facing the chop after convict volunteer workers steal computers and bedridden patients escape on mobility scooters.
About 60 people, including 15 bedridden patients, were staying at the building and more than 20 were evacuated, ministry spokesman Oleg Voronov said.
Relief from the symptoms of mitral regurgitation has allowed many bedridden patients to return to normal day-to-day activities.
Pressure ulcers are a high-risk, high-volume, and high-cost problem for hospitalized and bedridden patients.
Mile (Students Making Indoor Life Easier) gave a demonstration of their robot, Helver (a contraction of helper and rover), that delivers medication in a light-up box to bedridden patients, winning the students the "team spirit" award.
However inspectors from the Care Quality Commission warned bosses that call bells were often left out of reach of bedridden patients and were not answered fast enough during the lunch time period.
In the small town of Tagajo, near Sendai, staff at Sengen General Hospital worked feverishly to haul bedridden patients up the stairs one at a time.
Crocker took care of patients suffering from a variety of wounds, from providing therapy to those with spinal cord injuries to helping bedridden patients suffering from severe pressure ulcers.
The overall results are encouraging, and it is shown that hypnosis, even in bedridden patients, is a practical procedure in a communal ward.
Studies in the elderly have showed bedridden patients quickly gain strength when given Vitamin D.
Many bedridden patients receiving vitamin C recovered enough to return home.
Analysis of available patient outcomes shows that 43% of the bedridden patients died, a considerably higher percentage than in the ambulant patients.
Al-Dakhil seconded the view by saying the Arab media has grown complacent and that "many are like bedridden patients dependent on artificial feeding.
PLANS for the region's first hospital cinema, offering bedridden patients the chance to enjoy the silver screen, have been launched.
Accompanied by her husband Prince PHILIP, she also visited the section of the centre housing bedridden patients but the Press was barred from this part of the visit.