medical practitioner


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n medical practitioner someone who practices medicine
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In literature:

No medical practitioner, however skilful, could successfully cope with these supernatural beings.
"Primitive Psycho-Therapy and Quackery" by Robert Means Lawrence
The sick man crept in, followed by four medical practitioners.
"The Adventures of the Chevalier De La Salle and His Companions, in Their Explorations of the Prairies, Forests, Lakes, and Rivers, of the New World, and Their Interviews with the Savage Tribes, Two Hundred Years Ago" by John S. C. Abbott
He found out, too, that this doctor was not a fully qualified medical practitioner.
"The Day of Judgment" by Joseph Hocking
There are now about 45 ladies who are registered as medical practitioners.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume III (of III)" by Various
I'm a medical practitioner.
"Dr. Sevier" by George W. Cable
Dr. Shaw: I present now Dr. Anna E. Blount, a physician from Chicago, who will speak in behalf of the medical practitioners.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
Weir's car was there and with it the engineer himself and a young medical practitioner.
"In the Shadow of the Hills" by George C. Shedd
She entered the ranks as a medical practitioner during her father's life.
"East Anglia Personal Recollections and Historical Associations" by J. Ewing Ritchie
The medical Professor aims, not to make medical lecturers, but practitioners.
"In the School-Room" by John S. Hart
I was now handed over to Terutak', the leading practitioner or medical baronet of Apemama.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 18 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson

In news:

Wilkes, MS, APRN-BC, AOCN, is an oncology educator and nurse practitioner at Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts.
With a staff of MDs, optometrists and opticians offering an all-inclusive range of medical and visual services, the practitioners at Eyesight wanted to give their Portsmouth, N.H.
Despite the impending primary care physician shortage, medical students are left with few incentives to become family medicine practitioners, according to a recent story by the New York Times.
Nurse Practitioner, Women's Physicians ObGyn Medical Group, Mountain View, CA.
Ann Riewer, a new family nurse practitioner at Dassel Medical Clinic, already is familiar with the Dassel- Cokato area, because she grew up on a farm north of nearby Silver Lake.
A representative for Presbyterian Medical Services announced at the council meeting on Monday, July 16, that the Magdalena Area Health Center's new nurse practitioner will start in late September.
Avoiding the pitfalls of social media as a medical practitioner .
Two of Stein Hospice's assistant medical directors and a nurse practitioner were recently certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
Music & Electronics Stores, Hospital & Medical Practitioners.
Only Maryland state licensed and registered massage practitioners, therapists and medical personnel would have been permitted to offer massages under the legislation.
A Ketchikan judge has sentenced a 61-year-old midwife and nurse-practitioner to a year in jail for medical assistance fraud.
Music & Electronics Stores, Hospital & Medical Practitioners.
Sara F Ames, a nurse practitioner in the Oncology Department at Adirondack Medical Center, a member of Adirondack Health, recently earned the designation of Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse Practitioner.
The award recognizes America's outstanding rural medical practitioners .
We are now familiar with the many types and levels of medical practitioners : physicians, nurse practitioners , physician assistants, nurses, public health workers, etc.

In science:

In many studies, nonetheless, practitioners wish to perform joint testing inference on a set of parameters, especially when comparing three or more treatments in medical trials.
Improved testing inference in mixed linear models