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pale

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ignite

come to light

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light something up

shed or throw light on something

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digestible

light on or upon something: settle

light on or upon something: come across

light out

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electromagnetic radiation that makes vision possible

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the act of physically illuminating or the condition of being filled with light

the particular angle from which something is considered

the faculty of seeing

to cause to burn or undergo combustion

to provide, cover, or fill with light

to make lively or animated

of a light color or complexion

having little weight; not heavy

of small intensity

requiring little effort or exertion

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amusing but essentially empty and frivolous

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free from care or worry

marked by an absence of conventional restraint in sexual behavior; sexually unrestrained

to come to rest on the ground

light on: to find or meet by chance

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a particular perspective or aspect of a situation

an illuminated area

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a condition of spiritual awareness

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the visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures

a person regarded very fondly

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having abundant light or illumination

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mental understanding as an enlightening experience

merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance

public awareness

a divine presence believed by Quakers to enlighten and guide the soul

a visual warning signal

begin to smoke

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to come to rest, settle

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fall to somebody by assignment or lot

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of comparatively little physical weight or density

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(used of color) having a relatively small amount of coloring agent

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of the military or industry

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not great in degree or quantity or number

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psychologically light

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characterized by or emitting light

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(used of vowels or syllables) pronounced with little or no stress

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easily assimilated in the alimentary canal

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(used of soil) loose and large-grained in consistency

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(of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims

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moving easily and quickly

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demanding little effort

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of little intensity or power or force

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(physics, chemistry) not having atomic weight greater than average

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weak and likely to lose consciousness

very thin and insubstantial

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marked by temperance in indulgence

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less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so

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having little importance

intended primarily as entertainment

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silly or trivial

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designed for ease of movement or to carry little weight

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having relatively few calories

(of sleep) easily disturbed

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casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior

with few burdens

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References in periodicals archive ?
A search of CINAHL, Joanna Briggs, and PubMed databases for 2012-2016 was conducted using key words patient and nurse call light, call bell, hourly and intentional rounding (IR), and patient satisfaction, patient communication tool, patient education; interventions to improve patient understanding; and perceptions of communication.
In 2006, Meade, Bursell, and Ketelsem published the results of hourly or once every two hours on call light usage, falls, and patient satisfaction.
That is the way it is in a hospital, and I know this because I am a nurse However, as a patient on the other side of the call light, I just don't want to hear excuses on why I am not getting the attention I deserve the minute I ask for it.
Electronic data were obtained from a nurse call light tracking system and a patient movement system that includes patient admissions, discharges, and transfers.
They do not remember that my left arm, which is propped up by a pillow, could slip, rendering me unable to reach my call light and leaving me stranded in one spot.
Several gaps related to fall prevention education, fall risks, call light use, and patient room environment were identified.
(2006) Hourly rounding decreases call light frequency, may ultimately improve care quality.
Ford found hourly rounding resulted in a 52% reduction in call light use, giving nurses more time to provide patient care and prevent patient falls.
The medical-surgical clinical nurse specialist (CNS) at a northeast hospital examined unit data regarding fall rates and patient satisfaction for a 15-month period and call light usage for a 4-week period.
She often tries to get out of bed at night on her own instead of using her call light to ask for help, even though the nursing staff has instructed her many times to use the call light.
In this issue, Olrich, Kalman, and Nigolian (2012) used a u-chart to determine if the rate of call light usage was different in the pre-, initial, or post-implementation time periods of their study.
Omniwatch is an add-on to an existing nurse call system to provide computer reporting of call light activity and response times.
Although Evergreen had replaced the traditional call light system with cell phones, Fairport had to compromise.
Additional research is needed in the effectiveness of nurse rounding and its impact on various factors such as overall patient satisfaction, patient safety, and call light use (Meade et al., 2006; Tea et al., 2008; Thomas, Sexton, Neilands, Frankel, & Helmreich, 200S).
The nurse call light system is a vital patient communication link for hospitalized patients (Deitrick, Bokovoy, Stern, & Panik, 2006).