Example sentences for: diagnoses

How can you use “diagnoses” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The latter restriction is a reflection of the belief that the main purpose of this syndromic surveillance system is early disease outbreak detection, and if the outbreak has existed for over 1 wk, it is more likely to be picked up by reporting of specific disease diagnoses by clinicians or laboratories.

  • Patient variables included age, sex, primary and secondary ICD-9 diagnoses, severity of illness as measured by Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) II, medical conditions resulting in difficult or complicated ventilation, admission source (home, emergency room, nursing home, hospital ward, or acute care facility), do not resuscitate (DNR) status, pay class or insurance coverage and discharge disposition (expired, home, skilled nursing facility, intermediate nursing care facility, other hospital and tertiary facility).

  • Physical diagnosis skills examined in the present study correlated with scores on the USMLE Step 1 exam, and the skills that foreshadow the clinical clerkships - identification of abnormality and development of differential diagnoses - best predicted USMLE scores [ 42 ] .

  • We focus here on an example of the latter approach, assessing automated information about diagnoses assigned by clinicians during ambulatory care visits.

  • The admitting diagnoses are summarized in Table 1. Eighteen patients had a history of cardiac disease, 10 werejaundiced in the preoperative period, 10 underwent preoperative biliaryinstrumentation, nine underwent preoperative biliary drainage, five had ahistory of cirrhosis and/or portal hypertension, four had a history of chronicobstructive pulmonary disease, and three had a history of viral hepatitis.


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