Entry from US English dictionary
Definition of occupational medicine in English:
The branch of medicine dealing with the prevention and treatment of job-related injuries and illnesses.
- She is board certified in internal medicine and occupational medicine.
- The family physician who provides occupational medicine services must maintain continuous vigilance for signs of prevention failure.
- After 11 years of internal medicine and cardiology, he opted for a career in occupational medicine.
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.