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. Aneel Bhangu:

    There is a lack of safe and affordable surgery in low - and middle-income countries, this means that patients can take some days to get to hospital, or may choose to avoid medical treatment in the first instance due to cost.

  2. Aaron Kowalski:

    If this occurs, we believe that strong competition among insulin manufacturers will quickly push them to lower prices to net levels, which will greatly benefit patients who need this drug to survive.

  3. Graham Cooke:

    If we can understand better why the procedure works in some patients and not others, we will be closer to our ultimate goal of curing HIV, at the moment the procedure still carries too much risk to be used in patients who are otherwise well, as daily tablet treatment for HIV is able to usually able to maintain patient's long-term health.

  4. Scott Gottlieb:

    In a very grim view of this, there are lives that are going to be lost because patients won't get access to these drugs.

  5. Trevor Price:

    The shift from physician-centric to consumer-centric care delivery and building a longitudinal relationship with patients - that process is the single most-talked-about trend in healthcare.

Images & Illustrations of patients

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Popularity rank by frequency of use

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Translations for patients

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  • நோயாளிகள்Tamil

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