comprehensive approach

comprehensive approach,

n medical philosophy that considers multidimensional factors in disease and emphasizes quality of life or wellness by addressing the emotional, psychosocial, and spiritual aspects of a patient.
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Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs and European Affairs Didier Reynders, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo and Minister for Defence Steven Vandeput welcome the approval of the Comprehensive Approach strategy note by the Council of Ministers.
Clark takes a comprehensive approach to weight loss and caters his care to each patient, working with primary care providers and offering free support groups, an in-house clinical dietitian, surgical options, and minimally invasive options such as the state-of-the-art OrberaTM intragastric balloon device.
Dumez presents readers with a comprehensive examination of qualitative research and the comprehensive approach.
There has got to be a much more comprehensive approach tackling the problem much further back.
The EU's comprehensive approach to crisis management; premises, ambitions, limits.
This so-called comprehensive approach would mean that future success would depend not just on a state's ability to wield military power but its ability to employ and leverage state and nonstate civilian power as well, including "the political, security, development, rule of law, human rights, and humanitarian dimensions of international missions.
Alexander Langmuir has made enormous contributions to this area, which we fully respect, We further agree that a more comprehensive approach would have required far more space than allotted for these types of commentaries.
Business groups, religious leaders and immigrant rights supporters endorsed a comprehensive approach favored by President Bush, which has broad-based support in the Senate.
Although such practices are significant, sustainability requires a more comprehensive approach.
LifeKnowledge is a comprehensive approach to leadership training created by the National FFA Organization in its quest to make a positive difference in the lives of all students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.
He feels that the sales tax is a comprehensive approach,'' said Hahn spokeswoman Elizabeth Kaltman.
Commission on Ocean Policy agree that a more comprehensive approach to marine management is needed.

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