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Open Alternative medicine
Alternative medicine

Alternative medicine uses therapeutic approaches not considered part of traditional medicine, including physical treatments and spiritual and mental

American Psychiatric Association

The American Psychiatric Association is a professional organization representing medical specialists who are qualified as psychiatrists or are trainee

American Psychological Association

The American Psychological Association (APA) is the largest scientific and professional organization representing psychology in the United States and

Open Amnesia

Our current understanding of amnesia owes much to the study of the patient HM, who in 1953, at the age of 26, underwent bilateral removal of

Open Amphetamines

Amphetamines are central nervous system stimulants used medically to treat narcolepsy and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) that are

Anastasi, Anne, 1908-2001

Anne Anastasi obtained her BA from Barnard College in 1928 and her PhD from Columbia University in 1930 at the age of 21. Influenced by H. L.

Open Anatomy

( Әnăt'Әmē ), branch of biology concerned with the study of body structure of various organisms, including humans. Comparative anatomy is concerned

Andreas-Salomé, Lou, 1861-1937

Russian, b: 12 February 1861, St Petersburg, d: 5 February 1937, Göttingen, Germany. Cat: Nietzschean; philosopher of love, sexuality and woman;

Open Anesthesia

( ănĭsthē'zhӘ ) [Gr.,=insensibility], loss of sensation, especially that of pain , induced by drugs, especially as a means of facilitating safe

Open Aneurysms

An aneurysm is defined as a localized, pathological, blood-filled dilatation of a blood vessel caused by a disease or weakening of the vessel’s wall.