TITLE

thermotherapy

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2175
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "thermotherapy" is presented. It refers to a therapy involving the application of heat to the body or diseased tissues.
ACCESSION #
21248471

 

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