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this covers the bed to keep off the dust.

bedspread

2

to rest their head on.

pillow

3

a patient confined to bed will have to use this to urinate and defecate.

bedpan

4

patients use this when they need to call a nurse.

call button

5

for identification, this is worn by patients around their wrist.

name band

6

a narrow bed for transporting patients.

trolley

7

wash your hands here.

basin

8

a mechanical device for lifting and moving patients.

hoist

9

drawn around a patient's bed to provide some privacy.

curtain

10

two of these on the bed are straightened regularly and washed every few days.

sheets

11

meals are brought to the bed on this.

tray

12

these keep the patients warm.

blanket

13

male patients confined to bed use this to urinate.

urine bottle

14

suspended above the bed, this can be used by the patient to pull herself up.

monkey pole

15

patients lie on this. it's sometimes hard and sometimes soft!

mattress

16

intravenous fluid bags are suspended on this.

drip stand

17

patients who can sit up comfortably can be transported in one of these.

wheelchair

18

a patient with a broken leg will need two of these to get around.

crutch

19

for flowers.

vase

20

a mask and tube from this will supply oxygen to the patient.

oxygen point

21

the patient's condition is recorded here.

observations chart