a review of the professional standards of doctors, usually within a hospital, conducted by a medical committee
- Medical certificate
noun 1. a document stating the result of a satisfactory medical examination 2. a doctor’s certificate giving evidence of a person’s unfitness for work
- Medical diathermy
medical diathermy n. Diathermy in which the tissues are warmed but not destroyed.
noun 1. a physician or other person trained in medicine who is appointed by a city, county, or the like, to perform autopsies on the bodies of persons supposed to have died from unnatural causes and to investigate the cause and circumstances of such deaths. 2. a physician retained by an insurance company, industrial firm, […]
- Medical genetics
medical genetics n. The study of the etiology, pathogenesis, and natural history of diseases and disorders that are at least partially genetic in origin.