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an expert clinical practitioner and teacher.
nurse clinician see nurse clinician.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A health professional engaged in the care of patients, as distinguished from one working in other areas of practice.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
A health professional, such as a physician, psychologist, or nurse, who is directly involved in patient care, as distinguished from one who does only research or administrative work.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
clinicianA qualified healthcare professional in the UK.
Doctor, nurse, midwife, pharmacist, psychologist, allied health professional—e.g. dietician, occupational therapist, physiotherapist, podiatrist, and speech and language therapist. Also social workers/care managers if they are part of the team providing direct patient care.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
clinicianA health care professional–physician, physician assistant, or nurse–involved in active Pt management. See Primary mental health care clinician, Staff clinician. Cf Academician.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
A health care professional engaged in the care of patients, as distinguished from one working in other areas.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
clinicianAny doctor, of any speciality, dealing directly with patients.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
A health care professional engaged in the care of patients.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012