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premedication

Saltos de línea: pre|medica¦tion
Pronunciación: /ˌpriːmɛdɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n
 
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Definición de premedication en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun]
Medication which is given in preparation for an operation or other treatment.
Example sentences
  • Topical local anesthetic creams were unavailable; therefore, premedication usually was administered intramuscularly.
  • Many parents like to be with their children in the anaesthetic room, although evidence from a recent trial suggests that it makes little difference to a child who is already sedated with premedication.
  • Dressing changes may be excruciating, requiring premedication or sedation.

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