TITLE

judgment

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1159
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term judgment is presented. The term refers to the use of available evidence or facts to formulate a rational opinion or to make socially acceptable choices or decisions. Several conditions that may impair a person's judgment include mental illness, medications, delirium, fatigue and bias. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21233218

 

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