From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
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- Biology : The science of life — of complex, self-organizing, information-processing systems living in the past, present or future.
- Health science : The helping professions that use applied science to improve health and to treat disease.
- Anatomy : The branch of morphology given to the study of the structure of members of the biological kingdom Animalia (animals).
- Biochemistry : The chemistry of living things; a field of both biology and chemistry.
- Epidemiology : The branch of demography that studies patterns of disease in human or animal populations.
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- Hygiene : Add brief definition or description
- Immunology : The study of all aspects of the immune system in all animals.
- Medical informatics : Science concerned with the analysis and dissemination of medical data through the application of computers to aspects of health care and medicine.
- Medical statistics : Add brief definition or description
- Neurology : The medical specialty concerned with evaluating the nervous system and the other system that it affects, and the treatment of nervous system disorders.
- Pathology : The medical specialty that is expert in the use of laboratory methods to support clinicians in diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis
- Pharmacology : Study of the changes produced in living animals by chemical substances, especially the actions of therapeutics, substances used to treat disease.
- Physiology : The study of the mechanical, physical, and biochemical functions of tissues and how they interact.
- Psychiatry : The subfield of health sciences concerned with mental disorders.
- Surgery : Field of medicine that focuses on operative treatments of the body.
- Toxicology : Study of the nature, effects, and detection of poisons and the treatment of poisoning.