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Synonyms for ICU

a hospital unit staffed and equipped to provide intensive care

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She received the highest standard of care from dedicated doctors and nurses in the Intensive Therapy Unit (ITU) and her final 24 hours were handled with the utmost care and I have nothing but admiration for the staff involved.
He was later taken to the hospital's intensive therapy unit where his condition was described as critical but stable.
She had worked in the intensive therapy unit in Cork University Hospital since last September.
The facility will be equipped to undertake a range of services, including complex surgery and medicine through a large and fully functioning Intensive Therapy Unit (ITU) together with advanced diagnostic and imagery equipment.
Now patients in the Intensive Therapy Unit (ITU) at South Tyneside District Hospital who experience a loss in kidney function due to their illness, will have citrate used in the dialysis.
Visiting will still be allowed on the maternity and special care baby unit, intensive therapy unit and MacGregor children's ward.
She had been transferred to the Intensive Therapy Unit at the University Hospital of Wales, Heath, Cardiff, for two months for further treatment, but the family was told by doctors that if she pulled through there was a strong chance she "wouldn't be the same person".
Her condition got worse over the following days and she was transferred to the hospital's intensive therapy unit, where she was given oxygen.
Thanks also to the staff of the Intensive Therapy Unit at R.
Mr Tippins was taken to the intensive therapy unit at Arrowe Park Hospital, where his death was confirmed at 8.
Prosecutor Michael Burrows, QC, said Mrs Lelghton was being treated In an Intensive therapy unit when she died In the early hours of July 22, 1998.
Doctors at the Balfour quickly decided to transfer Chris to the intensive therapy unit at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.
It shows St George's intensive therapy unit, where nurses work 13-hour shifts but earn only pounds 13,000 a year.
Tenders are invited for electrical works related to setting up of intensive therapy unit (itu) under je/aes prevention and control programme at the suri sadar hospital,suri, birbhum--supply and installation of ac machines
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