Entry from US English dictionary
A hospital department that provides special care and monitoring for heart patients.
- Data were collected in a 32-bed coronary care unit of Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.
- The Erne Hospital mobile coronary care unit is a 24/7 service serving a population of 58,000 people across Fermanagh and South Tyrone and has been in operation since 1984.
- There is also a 17-bed intensive care unit, a 12-bed burns unit, a 10-bed coronary care unit, six operating theatres, a renal dialysis unit and a fracture clinic.
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Syllabification: cor·o·nar·y care unit
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