Some articles on medical:
... major book, The Birth of the Clinic An Archaeology of Medical Perception (Naissance de la clinique une archéologie du regard médical) was published in 1963 in France, and translated to English in 1973 ... Its motif is the concept of the medical regard (translated by Alan Sheridan as "medical gaze"), traditionally limited to small, specialized institutions such as hospitals and prisons, but which ...
... Boric acid solutions used as an eye wash or on abraded skin are known to be especially toxic to infants, especially after repeated use because of its slow elimination rate. ...
... federal government was a key goal of the osteopathic medical profession in its effort to establish equivalency with its M.D ... Military Medical Corps ... the acceptance of osteopathic physicians into all the medical military services on the same basis as MDs ...
... social sense may be better understood by an appreciation of how the term is used in a medical setting ... to "adding insult to injury", in a medical context, they are one and the same physicians examine injuries resulting from an insult to flesh and bones, caused by various traumatic events ...
... Physicians and surgeons who graduate from osteopathic medical schools are known as physicians or osteopathic physicians ... to as "osteopaths" their scope of practice excludes most medical therapies and relies more on osteopathic manipulative medicine and alternative medical modalities ...
More definitions of "medical":
- (adj): Relating to the study or practice of medicine.
Example: "The medical profession"; "a medical student"; "medical school"
- (adj): Requiring or amenable to treatment by medicine especially as opposed to surgery.
Example: "Medical treatment"; "pheumonia is a medical disease"
- (adj): Of or belonging to Aesculapius or the healing art.
Famous quotes containing the word medical:
“Every day our garments become more assimilated to ourselves, receiving the impress of the wearers character, until we hesitate to lay them aside without such delay and medical appliances and some such solemnity even as our bodies.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“Often, we expect too much [from a nanny]. We want someone like ourselvesbright, witty, responsible, loving, imaginative, patient, well-mannered, and cheerful. Also, we want her to be smart, but not so smart that shes going to get bored in two months and leave us to go to medical school.”
—Louise Lague (20th century)
“Homoeopathy is insignificant as an art of healing, but of great value as criticism on the hygeia or medical practice of the time.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)