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Synonyms for medicine

Synonyms for medicine

an agent used to restore health

a substance used in the treatment of disease

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the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques

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(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease

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punishment for one's actions

treat medicinally, treat with medicine

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A complementary and alternative medicine provider shall be exempt from all other Texas health care provider practice acts, unless licensed or registered thereunder, if such provider is in compliance with Sections 703.
Use of complementary and alternative medicine in men with a family history of prostate cancer.
Will Eisenberg's complementary and alternative medicine program at Harvard succeed in setting research into exotic and nontraditional medical methods on a firm scientific foundation?
Nationally, more and more Americans--as many as 42 percent according to one recent estimate--are using Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) approaches for their health care needs.
The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) invites applications to help stimulate the amount and elevate the quality of basic, mechanistic, and preclinical research in all domains of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) to provide a stronger foundation for ongoing and planned clinical studies.
According to the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, CAM practices can be grouped within five major domains:
AMRP is designed to help physicians stay current with clinical research related to alternative medicine, as well as the reimbursement and legislative developments involving complementary and alternative medicine.
Most observers say the turning point came in 1998 when the NIH, after enduring years of criticism over its shoddy alternative medicine office, made a bid for credibility by announcing that it would recommit to serious scientific testing--and established, with great fanfare, the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM).
Chair of the White House Commission on Complementary and Alternative Medicine Policy is available for interviews to review the Key Recommendations that were forwarded to President Bush and Congress.
Alternative Medicine Research Report (12x, $199 charter, $249 regular), which updates physicians on clinical research and reimbursement and legislative developments surrounding complementary and alternative medicine.
have signed an agreement enabling First DataBank to incorporate Healthnotes' extensive databases on complementary and alternative medicine information into their drug knowledge base products.
Consumers, health care providers, students, researchers, and practitioners of complementary and alternative medicine can use the database.
Eisenberg said at a conference on complementary and alternative medicine sponsored by Stanford University.
Surveys indicate that forms of alternative medicine are increasingly widely used by patients; the NIH's National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (along with the National Cancer Institute) is conducting research on a variety of alternative therapies; and medical schools are beginning to incorporate complementary medicine in their curricula.
The book, "Fundamentals of Complementary and Alternative Medicine," discusses the history of alternative and complementary medical systems and their current uses.
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