Life-enhancing therapy | definition of life-enhancing therapy by Medical dictionary
life-enhancing therapy Clinical medicine Pt management–eg, use of antiretrovirals, narcotics for CA pain, or palliative surgery, intended to improve quality of life without an expectation that life will be significantly extended. See Life-extending therapy.
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