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Explanation: I imagine, as in other technical fields, medical staff must refer to clock hand positions to save having to spell it out long-hand (i.e. 12.00 is at the top, 3.00 is on the right); in my hospital experiences, the staff always seem to say/write things in as short a way as they can. If you don't feel comfortable with this, it must mean 'far right'.
Helen Johnson United Kingdom Local time: 10:24 Native speaker of: English PRO pts in pair: 260