TITLE

preclinical

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1751
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "preclinical" is presented. It refers to the occurrence before diagnosis of a definite disease is possible. It also means classroom training and education that occurs before actual observation and treatment of patients.
ACCESSION #
21241942

 

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