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Circuit

A territorial or geographical division of a country or state.

A circuit is the judicial territory over which a court has the jurisdiction to hear cases.

circuit

noun ambit, area, arrondissement, bounds, confines, district, domain, dominion, exclusive area, extent, field, hemisphere, jurisdiction, land, locus, orbis, orbit, pale, part, place, precinct, province, quarter, range, realm, region, section, site, situs, sphere, territory, zone
Associated concepts: circuit court, circuit court of appeals, circuit judge, circuit officers, judicial circuits, riding circuit
See also: bench, boundary, circulate, circumscribe, contour, cycle, detour, district, encompass, extent, gamut, outline, periphery, province, region, scope, sphere, territory

circuit

a periodical journey made to an area by judges. The regularity of the practice led to the administrative divisions of the English court service being described as circuits. The Scottish High Court of Justiciary still sits on circuit around Scotland.
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One nebuliser was left in the ventilator circuit, and presented with fungal contamination.
In summary, the literature shows that in intensive care settings, although the optimal schedule for the frequency of ventilator circuit changes remains unknown, the first change may be safely delayed until the end of one week of mechanical ventilation.
Much of the "confusion" can be eliminated by presenting results in a common format and by using reasonable estimates of ventilator circuit dwell times.
Inserting a flow sensor between the tracheal tube and the ventilator circuit (Y-piece) increases deadspace and airway resistance.
Insertion of a bronchoscope through an ETT with the ventilator in volume controlled mode significantly increased pressures both at the ventilator circuit and within the airways.
We are pleased to offer this novel approach to ventilation management that reduces the frequency of ventilator circuit breaks.
The novel design addresses the traditional challenge of breaking the ventilator circuit.
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Airway opening pressure was measured between the ventilator circuit and the pneumotachograph using another pressure transducer.
Numerous guidelines and protocols recommend that care should be taken to avoid disconnecting the ventilator circuit.
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For mechanical ventilation and tracheotomies, the CFV system integrates with the ventilator circuit to fully saturate up to 40 Lpm of inspired gas at body temperature without risking circuit condensation.