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SCIENCE > Medical and health sciences
PREFERRED TERM
Medical and health sciences  
DEFINITION
  • Conducting experimental research into the causes, effects and symptoms of illness. Applying knowledge from a range of scientific disciplines to advance the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. Developing products and processes to improve community health. Providing advice on diet, nutrition and the use of pharmaceuticals. Includes safety assessments for therapeutic goods, and the development of new surgical techniques.
BROADER CONCEPT
ENTRY TERMS
  • Health sciences
  • Medicine
CONTRIBUTOR
  • KOdea
CREATOR
  • superadmin
URI
https://data.naa.gov.au/def/agift/Medical-and-health-sciences
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