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Describes whenever a health care related object is related to the western medical system. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Health
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Status: proposed


The object is related to the western medical system. This system is used worldwide, even in countries, which also teaches their traditional medical system on universities. It has a foundation based on anatomy and physiology and is used by most developed countries. It is in most specialties evidenz-based. Some people also call it disapproving "school medicine".

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