medical psychology


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med·i·cal psy·chol·o·gy

the branch of psychology concerned with the application of psychological principles to the practice of medicine; the application of clinical psychology or clinical health psychology, usually in a hospital setting.

med·i·cal psy·chol·o·gy

(med'i-kăl sī-kol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of psychology concerned with the application of psychological principles to the practice of medicine; the application of clinical psychology or clinical health psychology, usually in a hospital setting.
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