medical science


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Noun1.medical science - the science of dealing with the maintenance of health and the prevention and treatment of diseasemedical science - the science of dealing with the maintenance of health and the prevention and treatment of disease
bioscience, life science - any of the branches of natural science dealing with the structure and behavior of living organisms
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
pathology - the branch of medical science that studies the causes and nature and effects of diseases
radiology - the branch of medical science dealing with the medical use of X-rays or other penetrating radiation
serology - the branch of medical science that deals with serums; especially with blood serums and disease
surgery - the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures; "he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School"
orthopaedics, orthopedics - the branch of medical science concerned with disorders or deformities of the spine and joints
neurology - the branch of medical science that deals with the nervous system
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There is no sign of your intellect being deranged, or being likely to be deranged, that medical science can discover--as I understand it.
Medical science was in a far less advanced state than now, and they used to put it down to laziness.
The only difficulty with the captain was, that he knew nothing of her malady, and that his medical science was of a most haphazard kind.
But the Jews, both male and female, possessed and practised the medical science in all its branches, and the monarchs and powerful barons of the time frequently committed themselves to the charge of some experienced sage among this despised people, when wounded or in sickness.
The youth is the son of my old friend, and shall not come to any harm from which the arcana of medical science can preserve him.
A confessor had, for the last three years, directed Mademoiselle Cormon rather stupidly in the path of maceration; he advised the use of scourging, which, if modern medical science is to be believed, produces an effect quite the contrary to that expected by the worthy priest, whose hygienic knowledge was not extensive.
Our very friendship makes a little difficulty which not even medical science or custom can bridge over.
ISLAMABAD -- The National Assembly on Monday passed the National University of Medical Sciences Bill, 2015 unanimously as reported by the standing committee.
The American Journal of the Medical Sciences to be published by Elsevier
He noted that Iran is among few countries that have modern technologies of stem cells, bio and nano technology, and said, "Iran is ready for constructive cooperation with Indonesia in medical science.
The academy is an independent body, representing the whole spectrum of medical science.
Biotechnology is an exciting and revolutionary industry and will continue to be a significant segment of the broader medical science sector.

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