'Clinical' means 'medical'.


Clinical - a broad term

The term tends to encompass the whole sphere of medical practice, such as dealing with patients, or research or laboratory work relating to patients, eg -

  • clinical team
  • clinical study
  • clinical examination
  • clinical test
  • clinical sign
  • clinical trial

Dr Sheila Strover (Editor)
BSc (Hons), MB BCh, MBA

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