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holistic approach

Alternative medicine
A term referring to a healthcare philosophy in which the entire patient is evaluated and treated.

Medspeak-UK
Describing an approach to patient care in the UK in which the physical, mental and social factors in the patient's condition, rather than just the diagnosed disease, are taken into account.

holistic approach

A term used in alternative health for a philosophical approach to health care, in which the entire Pt is evaluated and treated. See Alternative medicine, Holistic medicine.
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Regis Doha, agreed and added: "The holistic approach is a very good place to start and we, as a brand, are appreciative of this classification, and we want to do it with the support of the QTA."
Also worth a mention is Spirit Of Valor, who really caught the eye when third to Holistic Approach on his debut.
The holistic approach offers movement, breathing, environment changes, hydrotherapy, guided imagery, position changes, massage, music, dancing, hypnosis and aromatherapy.
As a group of companies, Drydocks World is a huge company that spends in the Far East, Dubai and other places and is a very responsible organisation, but it went through difficult times during the downturn and without the holistic approach I don't think we would be here.
The holistic approach to feminism I forward is meant to be a contextual way of challenging sexism and marginalization, one that accommodates the fact that we all have different bodies, desires, experiences, and perspectives.
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NOW open in Crosland Moor is Sohal to Sohal Beauty and Wellbeing, a beauty salon where the emphasis is always on an holistic approach.
Dubai: The UAE is fast adopting a holistic approach to treating cancers in the country.
Summary: DUBAI - Mohamed ly Maghrabi and Sons announced on Saturday the launch of MAM Foodco, a privately owned food company based in Dubai that will offer GCC consumers a holistic approach to high quality, "better-for-me" food and beverage.
No doctor can claim to be a good doctor without having such a humane and holistic approach to the health-problems of the patient.
ERIC Descriptors: Evidence; Evaluation Methods; Intervention; Psychological Evaluation; Personality; Holistic Approach; Theory Practice Relationship; Clinical Psychology; Models; Guidelines; Intellectual History; Psychometrics; Personality Assessment; Personality Measures; Positive Attitudes
When a client hears that a treatment center offers a holistic approach, the interpretation varies from client to client.