therapeutic nihilism

noun

Medical Definition of therapeutic nihilism

: skepticism regarding the worth of therapeutic agents especially in a particular disease

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“Therapeutic nihilism.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/therapeutic%20nihilism. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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