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prac·tice of medicine

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  1. medicine, practice of medicinenoun

    the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries

    "he studied medicine at Harvard"


  1. practice of medicine

    The practice of medicine is a profession where a trained and licensed individuals apply their knowledge and skills to identify, prevent, treat or manage diseases, injuries, and other physical or mental ailments, in order to maintain, restore, or improve the health of patients. This can be carried out through the analysis of symptoms, administration of medications, performance of diagnostic tests, procedures or surgeries, as well as advice on healthful living, disease prevention, and other health-related factors.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of practice of medicine in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of practice of medicine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of practice of medicine in a Sentence

  1. Claire Doan:

    Since the 1930s, fetal tissue has been a critical component of biomedical science and breakthroughs that fundamentally changed the practice of medicine.

  2. Robert Green:

    I think as we imagine a world in which genomics is a daily practice of medicine, traditional models of genetic counseling are probably not feasible, we need to understand where genetic counseling would be maintained and where new models of counseling and testing should be incorporated.

  3. Kellie Copeland:

    In hearing after hearing on both bills medical professionals and medical students testified about how this bill is a dangerous restriction of the practice of medicine and would force quality medical professionals out of the state, we must listen to these medical professionals and the countless individuals who shared their abortion stories.

  4. Mark Bowden:

    The board adopted the rule to address what it saw as the unsafe practice of medicine, the rule did not adopt the rule to place an undue burden on women seeking to terminate their pregnancies.


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