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casualty

a hospital department in which victims of accidents, violence, etc., are treated
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The police deployed at Casualty department ran away and did not save the doctor.
Methods: This was a cross-sectional study on 3105 registered cases in medico legal record of the casualty department of Benazir Bhutto hospital, Rawalpindi from January 2015 to December 2015.
As a result the majority of ambulances will depart for their next 999 call from the nearest casualty department.
A senior doctor of Emergency and Casualty Department of CHK, told that the dead also included four women and two children besides elderly men.
Sent by my GP to the casualty department of the Alexander Hospital in Redditch, I was able to view for the next three days, the 24 hour working of a local county infirmary.
(2) Providing basic services in a tertiary hospital casualty department creates problems for the casualty department and for the entire healthcare system.
Dr Yousuf Al Tair, Medical Support Services Director and Head of the Casualty Department at Saqr Hospital said; "The public should know the essence of casualty and never deal with it as a medical centre," he said, adding that the paediatricians on duty have repeatedly complained about the increasing load and the greater numbers of people coming to the casualty department at night.
A secret ballot by consultants at City Hospital revealed 96 per cent did not approve of cutbacks to City casualty department and paediatric services.
His son, Craig, 23, had been taken to the same casualty department at 7.33pm and was already receiving treatment for four stab wounds to his chest and back.
The former health minister locked arms with hundreds of demonstrators who want save Monkland's casualty department from closure.
Now that he is back with Stewart Smith, he will also assume the role of group leader for the firm's National Construction Practice with responsibilities for Stewart Smith's Nashville casualty department, the comapny said.
The last patient to be treated at Middlesbrough General Hospital's casualty department, has left the building.

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