is the thorough history of a patients medical treatments and conditions, these usually start from birth if any treatment is required and will carry all important medical information from history of inoculations to GP notes.
What is MEDICAL HISTORY?
Written by Pam MS, NCSP | Fact checked by Psychology Dictionary staff
MEDICAL HISTORY: "An individuals medical history is a comprehensive detailed analysis of any treatment or health related note which may be important at a later date."
About the Psychology Dictionary
Psychology Dictionary is the most comprehensive source of psychology definitions online with over 20K definitions written by our global team of psychiatrist & psychology professionals. ...more