narcotherapy


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nar·co·ther·a·py

(nar'kō-thār'ă-pē),
Psychotherapy conducted with the patient under the influence of a sedative or narcotic.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

nar·co·ther·a·py

(nahr'kō-thār'ă-pē)
Psychotherapy conducted with the patient under the influence of a sedative or narcotic.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Is the psychiatrist who employs narcotherapy adequately remunerated for his work?
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Before commencing a course of narcotherapy, it is necessary to obtain a written consent which must be based upon complete information.
For several years I have offered modified narcotherapy to a series of patients who suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder.
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