defensive medicine

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  • n.自卫性医疗(医生担心因误诊被起诉而让病人做过多的化验、手术等)
  • Web防御性医疗;防卫性医疗;防御性医疗行为
defensive medicine
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防御性医疗,自卫性医疗(医生担心因误诊被起诉而让病人做过多的化验、手术等)medical treatment that involves more tests, operations, etc. than a person really needs because a doctor is worried that a claim or complaint may be made against them in court if they make a mistake in the treatment they give

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