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- Health : The default state of an organism under optimal conditions, a state characterized by the absence of disease and by the slowest natural rate of senescing.
- Health science : The helping professions that use applied science to improve health and to treat disease.
- Medicine : The study of health and disease of the human body.
- Teaching evidence-based medicine : Conscientious education of medical personnel with current best clinical evidence, in making decisions about the care of individual patients.
- Evidence-based individual decision making : evidence-based medicine (EBM) as practiced by the individual health care provider and an individual patient.
- Clinical decision support system : Interactive computer programs that directly assist physicians and other health professionals with decision-making tasks.
- Marcia Angell : An American physician at Harvard, author, and first female editor-in-chief of the New England Journal of Medicine.
- Electronic health record : Longitudinal collection of electronic health information about individual patients or populations
- Electronic medical record : A digital form of medical (hospital or clinic) record.
- Clinical data warehouse : A facility that houses all electronic data collected at a clinical center.
- Odds ratio : Ratio of the relative incidence (odds) of a target disorder in an experimental group relative to the relative incidence in a control group; reflects how the risk of having a particular disorder is influenced by the treatment (odds ratio of 1 means that there is no benefit of treatment compared to the control group).