Definition of General practitioner. Meaning of General practitioner. Synonyms of General practitioner

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Definition of General practitioner

General practitioner
Practitioner Prac*ti"tion*er, n. [From Practician.] 1. One who is engaged in the actual use or exercise of any art or profession, particularly that of law or medicine. --Crabbe. 2. One who does anything customarily or habitually. 3. A sly or artful person. --Whitgift. General practitioner. See under General, 2.

Meaning of General practitioner from wikipedia

- In the medical profession, a general practitioner (GP) is a medical doctor who treats acute and chronic illnesses and provides preventive care and health...
- A physician (American English), medical practitioner (Commonwealth English), medical doctor, or simply doctor, is a health professional who practices medicine...
- Inside Health. He joined The One Show on BBC One in 2011. Porter is in general practice in Wotton-under-Edge in Gloucestershire and he lives in the Cotswolds...
- muscular, lymphatic, nervous, vascular, and anatomical structures. The practitioner is called a dentist. Dentistry is often also understood to subsume the...
- family physician. It is often referred to as general practice and a practitioner as a general practitioner. Historically, their role was once performed...
- The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) is the professional body for general practitioners (GPs) in Australia. The RACGP is responsible...
- Ива́нович Ро́гозов; 14 March 1934 – 21 September 2000) was a Soviet general practitioner who took part in the sixth Soviet Antarctic Expedition, 1960–1961...
- equivalent term was 'general practitioner' in the US; however in the United Kingdom and other countries the term general practitioner is still used. A core...
- The General Practitioner ****essment of Cognition (GPCOG) is a brief screening test for cognitive impairment introduced by Brodaty et al. in 2002. It was...
- The Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) is the professional body for general (medical) practitioners (GPs/Family Physicians/Primary Care Physicians)...