Medical Definition of Uncertainty
Uncertainty: "Medicine's ground state is uncertainty. And wisdom -- for both patients and doctors -- is defined by how one copes with it."
Source: By Atul Gawande. Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt & Co., New York, 2002.Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
Last Editorial Review: 9/14/2016
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