close observation

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She was secretly convinced, though she had no other grounds than her close observation of old Featherstone's nature, that in spite of his fondness for having the Vincys about him, they were as likely to be disappointed as any of the relations whom he kept at a distance.
Then he descended into the hall, bought a newspaper, and from a convenient easy-chair kept a close observation upon every one who passed to and fro for about an hour.
There was ample time to note these particulars, for besides that they were sufficiently obvious without very close observation, some moments elapsed before any one broke silence.
He took little heed of this at first; but the boy remained in the same attitude of close observation so long, that Oliver raised his head, and returned his steady look.
I might have a misgiving that I am 'meandering' in stopping to say this, but that it brings me to remark that I build these conclusions, in part upon my own experience of myself; and if it should appear from anything I may set down in this narrative that I was a child of close observation, or that as a man I have a strong memory of my childhood, I undoubtedly lay claim to both of these characteristics.
All victims remain under close observation at a hospital in Makilala town.
'From my close observation, I can realize agony and pain the parents and siblings of a special (physical or mental deficient) child have to suffer all through their life.
On close observation, one can see some more differences.
Physicians should carry out frequent follow-ups with patients who have lower back pain where there is no one clear cause and over time they may reach a diagnosis through continued close observation," Dr Zahirovic added.
He has been kept under close observation for the next 72 hours.
After the operation's success, the patient was placed under close observation in the intensive care unit for five days.
I think such improvements are worthy of close observation. Schools that have improved ratings can definitely motivate other schools and inspire them to perform better.