Usage examples for prognosis

  1. " Dona Adela Miranda," he rejoins, speaking in a grave, measured voice, like a doctor delivering a prognosis of death, " it has been my duty to make your brother a prisoner- a painful one, as I have said. – The Lone Ranche by Captain Mayne Reid
  2. Since the value of this chapter depends chiefly upon its practical character, which in turn is measured by its aid in diagnosis, prognosis and treatment, the old but important clinical division is here adopted. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  3. I had struggled with the idea of aiming at comfort while with patients who possessed ability and a favorable prognosis often purposefully and deliberately asking them to consider ideas that caused them immediate greater discomfort. – Humanistic-Nursing by Paterson, Josephine G.
  4. Try to fancy the condition of a young man of about thirty, who had scarcely taken his hand from the plough of general practice for four years- for his holidays had been mighty insignificant- suddenly inaugurating three weeks of paradise in the society man most covets- of delicious seclusion remote from patients, a happy valley where stethoscopes might be forgotten, and carbolic acid was unknown, where diagnosis ceased from troubling, and prognosis was at rest. – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  5. Wyant seemed hardly conscious of the increase of pain- his whole mind was fixed on the prognosis – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton
  6. You were about to favor me, I think, with the Prognosis – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  7. Let us have the prognosis by all means." – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  8. He had provided the world- historic background for the problem, he had diagnosed it and given the prognosis for the future. – The Jewish State by Theodor Herzl Commentator: Louis Lipsky Alex Bein
  9. Prognosis unfavorable- distinctly so- but we'll soon see what we can do. – Triplanetary by Edward Elmer Smith
  10. The prognosis of the acute prison psychotic complex is good in the majority of instances. – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
  11. They put in a few months' work and sent home unanimous Crash Priority reports the situation is bad, getting worse and the prognosis is War. – The Lost Kafoozalum by Pauline Ashwell
  12. Prognosis as regards hearing should be guarded at first. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  13. When the inflammatory swelling has arisen from bruising alone, without actual division of the skin, when the weather is that of winter, and the swelling showing a marked tendency to spread, then the prognosis must be guarded. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  14. He knew what the prognosis was as well as Mike did. – Unwise Child by Gordon Randall Garrett
  15. We admit the excellence of your prognosis said Thorndyke, but there is no need to be boastful. – The Eye of Osiris by R. Austin Freeman
  16. The prognosis is very unfavorable, death occurring in the majority of cases. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  17. But my father was never contented wi' his ain prognosis – Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Vol. XX by Alexander Leighton
  18. It comes into the ordinary prognosis I believe; but we seemed safe. – The Crown of Life by George Gissing