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A health professional, such as a physician, psychologist, or nurse, who is directly involved in patient care, as distinguished from one who does only research or administrative work.
[French clinicien, from clinique, clinic; see clinic.]
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(Medicine) a physician, psychiatrist, etc, who specializes in clinical work as opposed to one engaged in laboratory or experimental studies
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a physician or other qualified person who is involved in the treatment and observation of living patients, as distinguished from one engaged in research.
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|Noun||1.||clinician - a practitioner (of medicine or psychology) who does clinical work instead of laboratory experiments|
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clinician[klɪˈnɪʃən] N → médico/a m/f de clínica
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
clinician[klɪˈnɪʃən] n → clinicien(ne) m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
cliniciann clínico -ca mf
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.