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consultant

a. a senior physician, esp a specialist, who is asked to confirm a diagnosis or treatment or to provide an opinion
b. a physician or surgeon holding the highest appointment in a particular branch of medicine or surgery in a hospital

Consultant

A specialist who is consulted on building design and engineering; restoration and preservation specialists are types of consultants.

consultant

An individual or organization engaged by the owner or the architect to render professional consulting services complementing or supplementing the architect’s services.

consultant

(job)
A person who facilitates organisational change and/or provides subject matter expertise on technical, functional and business topics during development or implementation. Consultants perform business requirements analysis, recommends selection of packaged software, develop proposals for consulting services and manage implementation projects at client sites. They provides expert knowledge of products such as SAP R/3, PeopleSoft, HRMS/Financials, and SmartStream.

consultant

An individual who acts as an advisor to users or to the technical staff. Consultants are available from third-party organizations for all aspects of the computer industry, including electronic circuit design, information systems analysis and software development. In a business environment, consultants may be used to create the functional specifications from which vendors can respond. The title of consultant is also given to internal specialists. See job descriptions and salary survey.
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Almost 80 per cent of consultant physicians in the UK are planning to retire early as long working hours and pressure take their toll, a report revealed today.
Dr Peter Daggett, a consultant physician and endocrinologist at the trust, said he was aware of these concerns, adding the consultant was suspended after he said he could not safely conduct a ward round due to a lack of nurses.
Professor Ken Woodhouse, honorary consultant physician at Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust, said: "The foundation of the education centre is an ideal way to mark the combined anniversaries of 60 years of the NHS, 125 years of Cardiff University and 75 years of University Hospital Llandough.
Dimmitt (Medicine and pharmacology, U of Western Australia), a consultant physician, provides a handbook for clinicians, medical undergraduates, and trainees in general practice and internal medicine on clinical examination for various symptoms and body areas.
After the 10-hour procedure, consultant physician Professor Roger Williams said: "Mr Best is in the IT unit in a very stable condition.
Olsson will also continue to serve as Consultant Physician in transfusion medicine and Deputy Director at the Blood Centres in Skane, Sweden, including the University Hospital Blood Centre in Lund, Sweden.
He is an honorary consultant physician at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital and holds an honorary chair at the university.
A highly accomplished and respected medical practitioner, Kuku is a Consultant physician and Endocrinologist and the head of Medicine and pathology at the Eko Hospital, where he also a partner.
Consultant Physician Dr John Harvey, said: "These are important developments for the health service in North East Wales.
Consultant Physician Deepak Dwarakanath said: "Septicemia is a very serious condition and despite medication, there will be a proportion of people who will not respond.
Dr Ahmad Chaudhry, a consultant physician at University Hospital, has organised a one-day working group near Stretton-under-Fosse in Warwickshire.
In 28 years as a consultant physician, I did no private practice; I am an enthusiastic supporter of the NHS.

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