Definitions for emergency room

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. emergency room, ER(noun)

    a room in a hospital or clinic staffed and equipped to provide emergency care to persons requiring immediate medical treatment

Wiktionary

  1. emergency room(Noun)

    A department of a hospital primarily used for the treatment of the most serious, often life-threatening conditions.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Brittany Buell:

    Our plan was to go to the emergency room because they can’t turn you away.

  2. Ben Reagan:

    Those things have been occurring this whole time, what you now have is an atmosphere where people are much more comfortable going to the emergency room.

  3. Howard Ross:

    You're dealing with people who are frightened, they're reactive, if you're doing triage in the emergency room, for example, you don't have time to sit back and contemplate, 'Why am I thinking about this?' You have to instantaneously react.

  4. Brian Smith:

    Kids do get overdosed; it happens in the hospital with all of these safeguards in place and it happens at home, kids come to the emergency room with unintentional overdoses and they get sick and some kids die. Anything we do to reduce errors by making the dosing clearer will save lives.

  5. John Cunha:

    I have had patients in my practice in the emergency room that I have walked in on that are actually vaping at the bedside, ...Someone could be sitting in their room in the emergency room and they could be vaping in between being seen by medical professionals, and we would have no idea what they are taking.


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