Usage examples for prognosis

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. The prognosis of the acute prison psychotic complex is good in the majority of instances. – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
  4. 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
  5. Prognosis as regards hearing should be guarded at first. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  6. 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
  7. 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.
  8. It comes into the ordinary prognosis, I believe; but we seemed safe. – The Crown of Life by George Gissing
  9. Prognosis unfavorable- distinctly so- but we'll soon see what we can do. – Triplanetary by Edward Elmer Smith