TITLE

number needed to harm

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1488
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "number needed to harm" is presented. This term denotes the number of patients who have to be exposed to a noxious agent or medical intervention so that one might be harmed. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21237984

 

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