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Bibliography of Medicine definition: A list of works, documents, and other publications on medical subjects and topics of interest to the field of medicine.
Economics, Medical definition: Economic aspects of the field of medicine, the medical profession, and health care. It includes the economic and financial impact of disease in general on the patient, the physician, society, or government.
health economics definition: economic aspects of health care, its planning, and delivery.
Medical Economics definition: Economic aspects of the field of medicine, the medical profession, and health care. It includes the economic and financial impact of disease in general on the patient, the physician, society, or government.
Education, Medical definition: Use for general articles concerning medical education.
medical education definition: formal graduate program leading to a medical degree; involves internship and residency programs leading to a profession in medicine and/or research.
Electronics, Medical definition: The research and development of ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES for such medical applications as diagnosis, therapy, research, anesthesia control, cardiac control, and surgery. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Ethics, Medical definition: The principles of professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the physician, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the physician in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families.
Faculty, Medical definition: The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a medical school.
Fees, Medical definition: Amounts charged to the patient as payer for medical services.
Genetics, Medical definition: A subdiscipline of human genetics which entails the reliable prediction of certain human disorders as a function of the lineage and/or genetic makeup of an individual or of any two parents or potential parents.
Legislation, Medical definition: Laws and regulations, pertaining to the field of medicine, proposed for enactment or enacted by a legislative body.
Licensure, Medical definition: The granting of a license to practice medicine.
Medical Assistance definition: Financing of medical care provided to public assistance recipients.
Medical Audit definition: A detailed review and evaluation of selected clinical records by qualified professional personnel for evaluating quality of medical care.
biomedical equipment definition: any instrument used in biomedical research or medical practice.
Medical Device definition: Any physical object that is useful for prevention, diagnosis, monitoring, or treatment of disease or other conditions.
Medical Device definition: An instrument, apparatus, implement, machine, contrivance, implant, in vitro reagent, or other similar or related article, including any component, part, or accessory, which is recognized in the official National Formulary, or the United States Pharmacopeia, or any supplement to them, intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions, or in the cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease, in man or other animals, or intended to affect the structure or any function of the body of man or other animals, and which does not achieve its primary intended purposes through chemical action within or on the body of man or other animals and which is not dependent upon being metabolized for the achievement of its primary intended purposes. (CFR Title 21, Chapter 9, Subchapter II, Section 321)
Physician Executives definition: Physicians who serve in a medical and administrative capacity as head of an organized medical staff and who also may serve as liaison for the medical staff with the administration and governing board.
Medical Illustration definition: The field which deals with illustrative clarification of biomedical concepts, as in the use of diagrams and drawings. The illustration may be produced by hand, photography, computer, or other electronic or mechanical methods.
Medical Indigency definition: The condition in which individuals are financially unable to access adequate medical care without depriving themselves and their dependents of food, clothing, shelter, and other essentials of living.
medical indigency definition: lack of resources for medical care.
Medical Informatics definition: The field of information science concerned with the analysis and dissemination of medical data through the application of computers to various aspects of health care and medicine.
Physicians definition: Individuals licensed to practice medicine.
physician definition: individual qualified by education and legally authorized to practice medicine.
Physicians definition: see:http://www.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/MBrowser.html
Physician definition: A doctor; a person who has been educated, trained, and licensed to practice the art and science of medicine; a practitioner of medicine, as contrasted with a surgeon.
Medical Bags definition: Bags designed for transportation of medical devices, instruments, and/or supplies. These bags are typically portable, strong handheld containers made of plastic, fabric, or leather and typically include attachments for easy handling and mechanisms for closure and/or locking. The internal space is typically appropriately configured for the intended contents (e.g., stethoscopes, sphygmomanometers, drugs). Dedicated medical transportation bags are available for a variety of purposes and/or users, including specialized bags for physicians, nurses, first-aid providers, and paramedics.
Medical definition: Relating to the study or practice of medicine.
Helicopters, Medical definition: Helicopters, designed for transporting the sick or wounded, that are equipped with the necessary devices and supplies to maintain or improve the clinical status of the patient during transport.
Journalism, Medical definition: The collection, writing, and editing of current interest material on topics related to biomedicine for presentation through the mass media, including newspapers, magazines, radio, or television, usually for a public audience such as health care consumers.
medical complication definition: additional, secondary problem that arises during or following a procedure, treatment or illness.
Medical Futility definition: The absence of a useful purpose or useful result in a diagnostic procedure or therapeutic intervention. The situation of a patient whose condition will not be improved by treatment or instances in which treatment preserves permanent unconsciousness or cannot end dependence on intensive medical care. (From Ann Intern Med 1990 Jun 15;112(12):949)
Medical Assistant definition: A person trained to assist medical professionals.
Medical Errors definition: Errors or mistakes committed by health professionals which result in harm to the patient. They include errors in diagnosis (DIAGNOSTIC ERRORS), errors in the administration of drugs and other medications (MEDICATION ERRORS), errors in the performance of surgical procedures, in the use of other types of therapy, in the use of equipment, and in the interpretation of laboratory findings. Medical errors are differentiated from MALPRACTICE in that the former are regarded as honest mistakes or accidents while the latter is the result of negligence, reprehensible ignorance, or criminal intent.
CYCLOTRON, MEDICAL definition: A medical charged-particle radiation therapy system is a device that produces by acceleration high energy charged particles (e.g., electrons and protons) intended for use in radiation therapy. This generic type of device may include signal analysis and display equipment, patient and equipment supports, treatment planning computer programs, component parts, and accessories.
BETATRON, MEDICAL definition: A medical charged-particle radiation therapy system is a device that produces by acceleration high energy charged particles (e.g., electrons and protons) intended for use in radiation therapy. This generic type of device may include signal analysis and display equipment, patient and equipment supports, treatment planning computer programs, component parts, and accessories.
INSOLES, MEDICAL definition: A medical insole is a device intended for medical purposes that is placed inside a shoe to relieve the symptoms of athlete's foot infection by absorbing moisture.
Medical Examination definition: An appraisal or evaluation of a patient's condition by a physician or registered nurse, based on clinical and laboratory data, medical history, and the patient's account of symptoms.
medical appointment definition: scheduled patient visits.
medical castration definition: Refers to the use of drugs to suppress the function of the ovaries or testicles.
Medical definition: Provision of diagnostic and/or therapeutic treatment.
Medical Drop definition: A unit of volume equal to approximately 0.08333 milliliter (1 mL = 12 medical drops).
gtt definition: A unit of volume equal to 0.05 milliliter (20 drops/ml).(NCI)
Medical Home definition: Ongoing integrated provision of care and services focused on the needs of the individual including preventive, ambulatory, and acute hospital-based.
 
 
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medizinisch definition: [1] die Medizin als Wissenschaft und Heilkunst betreffend
ärztlich definition: [1] aus der Sicht des Arztes oder der Ärztin, in der Art und Weise des Arztes oder der Ärztin, sich auf den Arzt oder die Ärztin beziehend, durch den Arzt oder die Ärztin
 
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բժշկական definition: [1] ärztlich, heilkundlich, medizinisch
բժշկական գաղտնիք definition: [1] ärztliche Schweigepflicht
բժշկական կենտրոն definition: [1] Klinik