Physical medicine

Scope Notes: Branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of physical diseases or disorders by a physician using physical agents such as heat, light, cold, electricity, manipulation, or by use of mechanical devices
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ICF I:
  • e5 SERVICES, SYSTEMS AND POLICIES
ICF III:
  • e580 Health services, systems and policies
ICF IV:
  • e5800 Health services
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