Definitions for climatotherapy
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word climatotherapy
Climatotherapy refers to temporary or permanent relocation of a patient to a region with a climate more favourable to recovery from or management of a condition. Examples include: ⁕The partial pressure of oxygen is lower at high altitude, so person with sickle cell disease might move to a lower altitude to reduce the number of sickle crises. ⁕Several sites around the world are advertised or studied as possibly of therapeutic benefit to patients with psoriasis, most notably the Dead Sea region.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Therapy by finding a better CLIMATE for health.
Find a translation for the climatotherapy definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these climatotherapy definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"climatotherapy." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 28 Aug. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/climatotherapy>.