CASE HISTORY

n. a complete record of information containing all data about a patient's medical or psychological condition. It may cover health, family, and social history, educational and occupational data, tests results and interviews, along with professional evaluations.

CASE HISTORY: "A case history provides the doctor or clinician with a comprehensive background on a patient's medical or psychological condition."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CASE HISTORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/case-history/ (accessed July 22, 2019).
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