hospitalisation hospitalisation

Definition(s):

  • (n) placing in medical care in a hospital

Synonym(s)

News

  • South Africa's Mandela still 'critical but stable'

    JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Ailing anti-apartheid leader and former South African President Nelson Mandela remained in hospital on Monday in a "critical but stable" condition, the government said. Mandela has been in a Pretoria hospital for more than three weeks receiving treatment for a recurring lung infection, his fourth hospitalisation in six months. The faltering health of the 94-year-old, a ...
    on July 1, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "We have missed you in government in the last 10 days of your hospitalisation. But the campaigns are going on well and I am confident we will win on August 4," Mr Muthaura said.
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Francis Muthaura Source: Capital FM

  2. "Earlier this week, I made the decision that the time had arrived to resolve the issues surrounding Cabinet and Ministers following from the events leading to the hospitalisation of Paula Wriedt," Mr Bartlett said. "My message to Paula has...
    on Sep 11, 2008 By: David Bartlett Source: NEWS.com.au

  3. "International evidence is that people's best health can be achieved much more cost-effectively by a greater emphasis on primary care services, in order to avoid hospitalisation or prolonged stays in hospital. Health insurance has its role to play...
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: Mary Harney Source: Irish Medical Times

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