Hospitalization

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Hospitalization Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • placing in medical care in a hospital
  • insurance that pays all or part of a patient''s hospital expense
  • the condition of being treated as a patient in a hospital; "he hoped to avoid the expense of hospitalization"
  • a period of time when you are confined to a hospital; "now they try to shorten the patient''s hospitalization"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a period of time when you are confined to a hospital; "now they try to shorten the patient's hospitalization" ,
  • the condition of being treated as a patient in a hospital; "he hoped to avoid the expense of hospitalization" ,
  • insurance that pays all or part of a patient's hospital expense ,
  • placing in medical care in a hospital

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Hospitalization Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A hospital is a place where a person goes to be healed when he or she is sick or injured. Doctors and nurses work at hospitals. Doctors make use of advanced medical technology to heal patients. The hospital also charges money for any and all treatments/checkups.



Hospitalization Sample Sentences in News


  • Hospitalization for pneumonia associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease
    Hospitalization with pneumonia in older adults was associated with an increased short-term and long-term risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD), suggesting that pneumonia may be an important risk factor for CVD, according to a study in the Jan. 20 issue of JAMA. Read more on this news related to 'Hospitalization'
  • Re-Hospitalization Rates Following Aortic Valve Replacement Decline
    Fewer patients undergoing aortic valve replacement (AVR) are being re-hospitalized in the year following surgery, indicating the surgery is safer and the recovery has become easier Read more on this news related to 'Hospitalization'
  • Hospitalization meter can lower the risk for seniors
    Research conducted by Home Instead, Inc. uncovered the great potential in preventing many senior hospitalizations with early detection and proactive... Read more on this news related to 'Hospitalization'

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