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Maintenance Medication

  • By: Justin Corfield
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Maintenance medication is essentially medication which is used to stabilize an illness or symptoms of an illness. Although technically this definition can include stabilizing a patient with a fracture, the term maintenance medication is used to refer to ...

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