Why should medicine consider a theory of practice? Introduction to the issue

Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 19 (3):199-202 (1998)
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In reference to historical developments, this article introduces the topic of this special issue of Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics, that is, the relationship(s) between theory and practice. The authors emphasize the need for scientific research in this neglected area for the sake of both clinical practice and medical education.



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