You're used to bedside duty.
It was ten past six, according to his bedside clock.
"What are you doing?" she asked as she hurried to his bedside to assist him.
Returning from his campaign tour, he went immediately to the bedside of his dying wife, and for some weeks had practically no sleep at all.
Many wakeful nights did she sit by my bedside in trembling expectation that each hour would be my last."
The bath should be brought to the bedside and the patient, wrapped in a sheet, should be lifted into it by two attendants.
While he yearned to return to New Hampshire I sensed he possessed a strong guilt, locking him to his mother's bedside.
Dean stretched and extinguished the bedside lamp but neither slept.
"Toby needs a healer," Ully said from the bedside.
Janet was late again and Cynthia's bedside attempt to call her mother in Indiana resulted in unanswered rings, causing her further concern.
He had been fortunate to catch her on lunch break from her bedside vigil at her mother's apartment.
As he reached for the bedside lamp, he noticed Annie Quincy's notebook where Cynthia had been working on it.
Before he could answer, the bedside telephone shrilled, its shocking ring penetrating the late night stillness.
This instrument, now indispensable in our daily work at the bedside, had indeed long been known both to physiologists (Haller) and to clinicians.
hope dealing elements of disease, with its first beginnings; and in the field of therapeutics, chemical and biological experiment, as in the case of digitalis, mercury and the iodides, was rapidly simplifying remedies and defining their virtues, so that these agents could be used at the bedside with more precision.
Ill-health now gained on Lorenzo, and Savonarola, whom he had summoned to his bedside, refused to give absolution to the destroyer of Florentine liberties.
The warders at an asylum have been hypnotized to sleep by the bedside of dangerous patients, and "suggested" to awake the instant the patients attempt to get out of bed, sounds which had no import for them being inhibited by suggestion.
The end came on the night of the 6th of April 1528, so suddenly that there was no time to call his dearest friends to his bedside.
But even at this stage of his career the pessimism of his later writings began to manifest itself, together with a susceptibility to morbid fears which led him to keep loaded weapons always at his bedside.
There may be certain times when your visitors are asked to leave the bedside and wait in the waiting room.
bedside cabinet, chest of drawers.
bedside lamps, built in cupboard.
bedside table, with the sensor pad being placed under the mattress.
bedside vigil at the hospital.
bedside drawers to wear it at night.
These two are taller and narrower than the 3 drawer bedside cabinet and the Pot Cupboard & drawer.
In fact there were times she spent the whole night at his hospital bedside urging him on.
All our solid pine bedside cabinets come with turned beech hardwood handles for extra strength and durability.
Here, nursing staff and clinicians work together where it matters at the patients bedside, to direct and manage patient care.
The mean percentage of in-patient bedside ' fallers ' in 2002 was 14.9% .
Benefits advice at the patient's bedside Job Center Plus now provide a new service at the Royal Free.
These serenely abstract images form a counterpoint to the haunting final photographs made at his father's bedside.
By mother's bedside lay the last book I had bought her.
Don't feel you need to be by your child's bedside all the time.
Because you came along I made it to my dying husband's bedside before he passed away.
The double bedroom contains a double bed with metal bedstead, bedside table and lights, hanging cupboard and chest of drawers.
Bedroom 3: At the side, adult bunk bed with bedside cabinet.
With single bed, bedside cabinet, chest of drawers.
The larger of the two bedrooms contains a double and a single bed, wardrobe, bedside chest of drawers and a dressing table.
Other types of convertible baby cribs allow the crib to be attached next to the parents bedside for co-sleeping arrangements.
In 1986 further recognition was achieved with our work with bedside Leucocyte depletion filters.
These two are taller and narrower than the 3 drawer bedside cabinet and the Pot Cupboard & drawer bedside cabinet and the Pot Cupboard & drawer.
I have now worked out how to trap it inside my bedside drawers to wear it at night.
Every hospital must have a formal policy for the bedside check which must be rigidly enforced at all times.
Two small chest of drawers, bedside lamps, built in cupboard.
concealed ceiling lighting is augmented by flexible and unobtrusive bedside lights, which give a focussed stream of light for reading in bed.
I lie without moving, desperately wanting to put out a hand into the night to feel for the flashlight on my bedside locker.
There are none of the mysteries of surgery or deference to the bedside manner.
mirrored wardrobes, dressing table with drawers and bedside tables.
You take great pride in the Kennedy's unofficial motto of from " bench to bedside.
Your baby will be weighed and measured and then swaddled and brought to your bedside.
There is color television and radio, dressing table and storage space, chairs and bedside tables with lamps.
Wiped them, put her fingers round them, and using the ever trusty handkerchief placed them on the bedside table.
His family sitting beside his bedside holding his now frail hand, feeling so useless as they watched his young life slipping away.
His brother, who has flown over from Prague to be with him, is keeping a vigil at his bedside.
Little Mo maintains a bedside vigil at the hospital.
It is still not universal practice to use unique patient identification wristbands at the bedside.
Article continues At least my bedside vigil gave me time for sober reflection.
If your child goes to sleep just fine, but then he awakens in the middle of the night, you'll have to stop yourself from rushing to his bedside.
He will have to learn to settle himself back to sleep, and he can't do this if you run to his bedside every time he cries.
Swaddling-The nurses at the hospital where your infant was delivered probably swaddled your baby before bringing her to your bedside.
Having a multiple room monitor means that you can monitor multiple children without cluttering up a bedside table with multiple monitors.
If you ignore the alarm and choose to snooze, the Clocky will actually roll itself off your bedside table and proceed to roll around in the room, hiding in some unknown crevice until you go to turn it off.
Finally, look for pieces that are multi-purpose, such as a bedside table that can also serve as a space for books, or a narrow bench with built in storage.
They're incredibly versatile and can be used in entryways, next to sofas, as bedside tables, and just about anywhere else.
This means you are alive with Chi and so is your pet, your books and even the lamp on your bedside table.
For example, don't expect a desk lamp to provide enough light for use as a bedside lamp.
Unless you have a lot of space, all you need is the bed, bedside tables, a dresser and an ottoman or chair.
Lamps are often also desirable on bedside tables, however you can also hang sconces in their place.
When choosing bedside tables, remember that the height should be similar to that of the mattress.
Some people like to put decorative accessories on bedside tables, but they can easily become cluttered.
Frame photos of your child playing, birthday celebrations and family events to hang on the wall or place on the bedside table.
Best used for: Almost any type of lamp, include a desk, living room, bedside, or reading model.
There are also white noise machines that sit next to the sleeper on a bedside table, but these rarely are completely effective to block the sounds of snoring.
Find out how these bedside devices can change your sleeping patterns, reducing daytime fatigue and the dangers associated with sleep apnea.
Place a volume of poems or an art book at your bedside, which may inspire you to relax and provoke dreams.
Plain film x rays normally take only a few minutes to perform and can be done in a hospital, radiological center, clinic, doctor's or dentist's office, or at bedside with a portable x-ray machine.
Lighting: Use two types of lighting, soft bedside lamps and brighter floor lamps.
Use matching nightstands or bedside tables for each side of the bed.
They look darling on a bedside table or next to a real lamp on your end table in the living room.
There, hidden under a thick blanket in a chest of drawers by his bedside was a strange leather strap carved with symbols, and rubbed with herbs and a strange greasy substance.
Season Three finds Susan keeping vigil at Mike's bedside as he languishes in a coma and Bree's new husband Orson concealing more secrets.
The Clocky run-away alarm clock gives you one chance to turn it off, but if you keep hitting the snooze button that is when he will jump from your bedside table, landing on large wheels and roll away.
Clocky - When the snooze button is hit, this little clock jumps off the bedside table and rolls away beeping.
Not only does this mean that the clock can be seen on even the darkest of mornings, but it also means that the time can be read in the middle of the night without having to switch the bedside or overhead light on.
From the water clocks of ancient Egypt and Babylon to the bedside alarm clocks of the late 1800s, humans have always been obsessed with marking the passage of time.
In 1876, Seth Thomas patented the very first wind-up, bedside alarm clock which could be set to alarm at any hour.
A person only needs to visit an antiques auction to discover a wide range of mantle, shelf, and bedside alarm clocks of every shape, size, and vintage.
Not everyone wants to be woken up by an extremely loud noise or have an amusing alarm clock on their bedside table.
The products discussed in this segment are small, easy to handle and suitable for bedside tables.
Modern bedside clock radios cater to the masses by offering simplistic controls and stark designs packed with all the latest bells and whistles.
When it comes to purchasing a new alarm clock for the bedside table, the latest features can dazzle the eye and confuse the mind.
With a background built upon tailored consumer electronics, Emerson's bedside clock radios offer stylish design and superior performance.
With distribution facilities ranging across the North American continent and Europe, the company remains a viable contender in the bedside clock and radio industry.
Clock Radio CR1274: Keeping to a strict standard of simple usability, this clock radio offers a range of features suitable for bedside timekeeping.
No matter what you seek in bedside clock radios, electronics companies across the world remain committed to meeting your needs and getting you wherever you need to go on time.
It covers medical transportation for you to a care center, and should you be hospitalized for more than five days, transportation for a family member or friend to come to your bedside.
Bedside Nurse, with a red and white underwire bra top, garter skirt, shrug, headpiece and stethoscope.
While it is still wonderfully fulfilling to keep a spiral bound diary at the bedside to record life's most precious of moments, online journaling definitely has its advantages.
A teddy-bear print might not go so well for a nurse in a cardiac care unit, though - or it might, depending on the bedside manner and general environment.
Dean wanted to ask when she might return but was hesitant about appearing to hurry her from her mother's bedside.
"And you have a lousy bedside manner," she grinned.
"It's a shock seeing someone's loved one like that," the doctor said in his best bedside manner.
To this, which seems authentic, is usually added the tradition (due to the abbe Boileau) that afterwards he used at times to see an imaginary precipice by his bedside, or at the foot of the chair on which he was sitting.
We were at the bedside of my mother, and she was dying.
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