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Princeton's WordNet

  1. intensive care(noun)

    close monitoring and constant medical care of patients with life-threatening conditions


  1. intensive care(Noun)

    The support and monitoring of critically ill patients, especially by the use of instrumentation and specialized staff and equipment.


  1. Intensive Care

    Intensive Care is sixth studio album by English singer-songwriter Robbie Williams, released on 24 October 2005 in the United Kingdom.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Intensive Care

    Advanced and highly specialized care provided to medical or surgical patients whose conditions are life-threatening and require comprehensive care and constant monitoring. It is usually administered in specially equipped units of a health care facility.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of intensive care in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of intensive care in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of intensive care in a Sentence

  1. The CDC:

    In addition to weakness, common symptoms at clinical evaluation were gait difficulty( 52 %), neck or back pain( 47 %), fever( 35 %), and limb pain( 34 %), overall, 98 % of patients were hospitalized, 54 % were admitted to an intensive care unit, and 23 % required endotracheal intubation and mechanical ventilation.

  2. Lopez Obrador:

    According to the projections, we calculate that the number of hospitalizations will increase, and there will also be an increase in intensive care.

  3. Adriano Pires:

    This is serious because it is happening in the midst of Brazil's worst economic crisis in decades and in the middle of Petrobras' worst crisis ever, it's like the unions are saying, 'Hey, Petrobras is in intensive care. Let's pull the plug!'.

  4. Pablo Rossini:

    Were waiting for the right moment to put him through another surgery, hes depending on life support that hes receiving in intensive care.

  5. Otis Brawley:

    Then what typically happens is, you end up with a patient on a ventilator, in intensive care, with all kinds of drugs to support their blood pressure and other body functions, the quality of that person's life for their final days is absolutely awful.

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  • tehohoitoFinnish
  • soins intensifs, traitement intensifFrench
  • [[интенсивный, [[интенсивный]] [[уход]], реанима́цияRussian
  • intensivvårdSwedish

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