What does patients mean?

Definitions for patients
pa·tients

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Patients

    Individuals participating in the health care system for the purpose of receiving therapeutic, diagnostic, or preventive procedures.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'patients' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #521

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'patients' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1787

How to pronounce patients?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say patients in sign language?

  1. patients

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of patients in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of patients in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of patients in a Sentence

  1. Marleen Maxwell:

    I think the whole of Jamaica welcomes the Comfort, if they could see more patients, if they could do more surgeries, if they could stay longer, if they could leave the ship with us.

  2. Ron Davis:

    I'm very sympathetic to them, it makes me feel that I have to solve this, but not in an arrogant way. I just know I have to put every ounce of energy into this to help all the patients, which also include my son.

  3. Joshua Schiffman:

    This is where the field is moving as a whole, if we can understand how these genomic changes are contributing to... cancer resistance, then we'll be able to start thinking about how do we translate this to our patients ?

  4. Paul Workman:

    Recently we have seen drug companies setting very high prices for promising immunotherapies, including nivolumab, there is no question that this pioneering and innovative treatment improves and extends the life of patients with non-small cell lung cancer – a disease that has very limited treatment options – but at this price it is very clearly too expensive.

  5. Thomas Edison:

    The Doctor of the Future will give no medicine but will interest [teach] his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Images & Illustrations of patients

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  • நோயாளிகள்Tamil

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