medicine

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Synonyms for medicine

Synonyms for medicine

an agent used to restore health

a substance used in the treatment of disease

Synonyms for medicine

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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The reality, both in practice and in the courts, is that cookbook medicine is never justifiable and that no guideline is acceptable if such is the intention or expectation.
But Sean Tipton, a spokesman for the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, calls that change "an exercise in cookbook medicine," because it undermines the discretion of the clinician.
For physicians who remain resistant to the notion of standardization of care, likening it to "cookbook medicine," Thomas has this rejoinder: "We were taught cookbook medicine in training--from our mentors.
People who don't understand algorithms might say it's cookbook medicine, but that's not what it is at all.