medical profession


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n medical profession the body of individuals who are qualified to practice medicine
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  • George Bernard Shaw
    “We have not lost faith, but we have transferred it from God to the medical profession.”
  • Gerald F. Lieberman
    Gerald F. Lieberman
    “There are three subjects on which the knowledge of the medical profession in general is woefully weak; they are manners, morals, and medicine.”


In literature:

The medical profession offers a great opportunity to women.
"How Girls Can Help Their Country" by Juliette Low
On the twentieth of June, 1858, an incident occurred in New Orleans which challenged special attention from the medical profession.
"Dr. Sevier" by George W. Cable
This casts an interesting sidelight on the snobbishness of the medical profession.
"Medical Investigation in Seventeenth Century England" by Charles W. Bodemer
I believe every honourable man in the medical profession under forty now would rather it were so.
"New Worlds For Old" by Herbert George Wells
What if the top of the medical profession was composed of men who devoted themselves to fighting the public welfare for life!
"In the Heart of a Fool" by William Allen White
One evening, at a party, she became acquainted with a young sprig of the medical profession, who was captivated by her beauty.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 15, No. 91, May, 1865" by Various
Medical Profession, Satire on, 35.
"English Caricaturists and Graphic Humourists of the Nineteenth Century." by Graham Everitt
This aroused the medical profession in general.
"Allopathy and Homoeopathy Before the Judgement of Common Sense!" by Frederick Hiller
I am also informed that this is the general opinion of the medical profession.
"A Review of Hoffman's Race Traits and Tendencies of the American Negro" by Kelly Miller
Forthwith Goldsmith was despatched to Edinburgh to qualify for the medical profession.
"Oliver Goldsmith" by E. S. Lang Buckland
There was an air about him of some distinction; he might have been a decayed member of the medical profession.
"Strangers and Wayfarers" by Sarah Orne Jewett
It is a belief still widely prevalent in the medical profession.
"Vivisection" by Albert Leffingwell
He was a Devonshire lad, and was intended by his father for the medical profession.
"The Bible Story" by Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
It has had the endorsement of the medical profession for 20 years.
"Harper's Round Table, May 21, 1895" by Various
In 1780 Mr. Smith went to Edinburgh, and from thence to London, with a view to study for the medical profession.
"Rambles in an Old City comprising antiquarian, historical, biographical and political associations" by S. S. Madders
All my brothers of the medical profession cannot say as much.
"The International Monthly, Volume 3, No. 4, July, 1851" by Various
Nothing too bitter could be said by the medical profession of Germany for many years after the treatment was first broached.
"The Popes and Science" by James J. Walsh
Indeed, I believe this very occurrence did much to turn my attention to the medical profession.
"Forty Years in the Wilderness of Pills and Powders" by William A. Alcott
She did much to aid in opening the medical profession to women.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 2" by Various
Scotland in 1691, and educated for the medical profession, in which he took the degree of M.D.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 5" by Various

In news:

In addition to having a major impact on quality medical care, the allied health professions are great employment opportunities for someone planning a career or wanting to make a job change.
Nursing is perhaps the most in-demand and well-paid profession in the medical industry.
The medical profession has always been conservative.
' designed to honor the city, medical profession .
Doctor says medical profession 'over-tests' patients.
For too many years, the American Medical Association (AMA) did its best to "contain and eliminate" the chiropractic profession.
I n the mid-1980s, newspapers were filled with stories about a new virus, and the medical profession was wrestling with how to handle some physicians' refusals to treat those infected.
AMA CEO discusses future of the organization, medical profession.
Even when the medical profession changed around him, he was always on call, ready to drop everything for a patient who might need him.
Nurses, pharmacists and medical doctors topped the list of most honest and ethical professions.
Two EMTs from Newton Medical Center visited with about 200 students at the Newton College & Career Academy last week to give them a closer look in to their profession.
I was talking to a person in the medical profession who said, "It seems like some patients are looking for a magic pill that will solve all their problems".
I was talking to a person in the medical profession who said.
Families of DOs share their memories of growing up with an understanding of osteopathic principles and practice and great pride in the osteopathic medical profession.
Unlike many who work in the medical profession, Laura Larson practices what she preaches .