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following physician

A physician who assumes responsibility for a particular aspect of a patient's care, e.g., in hospice or palliative care, the physician who oversees a patient's medications. The following physician is sometimes but not always synonymous with attending physician. See: attending physician
See also: physician
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The WVSMA would like to thank the following physicians, residents, medical students and Alliance members for their contributions to WESPAC.