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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It is one of the most striking and important of the century's contributions to medical science. Yes, I knew him; I attended him in an illness three years ago.
As his studies, at a previous period of his life, had made him extensively acquainted with the medical science of the day, it was as a physician that he presented himself and as such was cordially received.
'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.
The research project was conducted in the Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences. Head of Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences Teib-e Ghadimi said all the work concerning the creation of the first Trans-genetic mouse in the country has been made in the department of cellular and molecular science in the Kurdistan Medical Science University."This is a success in scientific arena for research and study in fields of detection and treatment of diseases and developing drug effectiveness," the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting quoted Ghadimi as saying on Thursday.Dr.
Considering the potentials and expertise, Med Dte GHQ has decided to consolidate the activities at national level by establishing National University of Medical Science (NUMS).
Vice Chancellor Ghulam Asghar Channa apprised the meeting that the Symposium will be of international standard, medical experts in research field, doctors from US, Europe and other countries will participate in the Symposium and read their research papers about the new research on medical science, treatment of different diseases and hold workshop.

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