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Critical
(adj)serious and dangerous
It was critical for Jeff to arrive home by 10:15.
humanistic
(N)solving human problems with kindness
Henry helped an old lady safely cross the street and she told him he was a very humanistic person.
patient
(N)an individual under medical care
Jake is a patient at Abrazo medical center.
profession
(N)a job that requires special training
People often think about their profession at a young age through the people they looked up to.
clinical
(adj)related to the examination and treatments of patients
In a clinical trial several volunteers were given a placebo.
trauma
(N)a serious injury to a persons body
Blunt force trauma is often some of the most brutal trauma inflicted.
chemotherapy
(N)the treatment of cancer with chemical substances
Undergoing chemotherapy can help treat certain types of cancer.
emergency
(N)a serious situation requiring immediate action
Florida is in a state of emergency due to the hurricane.
diagnosis
(N)the act of identifying a disease or illness
The Doctor diagnosed Eddy with the Flu.
oncology
(N)the branch of medical sciences dealing with tumors
If you have a tumor you should consider consulting a oncologist.

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