A good analogy would be a medical student in training to be a surgeon would need to know the lingo in an operating room.
Deidre opened her eyes and blinked rapidly, realizing the black she tried to clear from her sight was the black ceiling of the operating room.
permitted to enter the actual operating room.
This surgery is performed under general anesthesia in an operating room at a hospital.
You won't be able to just hop into the chair at your eye doctor's office and expect to have it done, however; it is still a surgery and must be done in a sterile operating room.
Interventional and intraoperative MRI is another developing field that involves performing interventional procedures, primarily brain surgeries, using a specially designed MRI unit in an operating room.
An instrument called a laryngoscope is often used in the operating room to view the epiglottis, which will appear cherry-red and quite swollen.
Amy attended Drexel University and is an operating room nurse.
When some people think of scrub hats, they think of doctors and nurses wearing them while they are at work in the operating room.
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