Definition of Decompensates
1. decompensate [v] - See also: decompensate
Lexicographical Neighbors of Decompensates
Literary usage of Decompensates
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Ill-Equipped: U.S. Prisons and Offenders with Mental Illness by Sasha Abramsky (2003)
"If a prisoner who stops medications seriously decompensates and becomes a danger to himself or others, he may be involuntarily medicated on an emergency ..."
2. The Treatment of Acute Infectious Diseases by Frank Sherman Meara (1921)
"If heart decompensates it is to be treated like a decompensated heart under other circumstances. The acute febrile process does not centra-indicate the use ..."