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OUTPATIENT SURGERY [1 record]

Record 1 2007-02-05

English

Subject field(s)
  • Surgery
DEF

Operative procedures performed on patients who are admitted to and discharged from a hospital on the same day.

Key term(s)
  • one day surgery
  • same day surgery

French

Domaine(s)
  • Chirurgie
DEF

Chirurgie de courte durée qui permet au patient de quitter l'hôpital dans la journée.

CONT

Aujourd'hui un grand nombre d'interventions chirurgicales peuvent être réalisées sous anesthésie de courte durée. Ceci permet au patient de quitter l'hôpital quelques heures seulement après son intervention, dans des conditions de grande sécurité. Ce type de chirurgie est appelé chirurgie ambulatoire.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Cirugía
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