LIVING WILL

a letter or document which lists or explains the wishes of a person (whilst still competent) in the event of an incurable illness or...

LOGOTHERAPY

first proposed by Austria psychiatrist Viktor L. Frankl, it is a popular approach to psychotherapy which focusses on the supporting the patient to overcome...

LAW OF PRECISION

The theory that all visual preceptions tend to follow a regular organized forms with precise contours.

LISP 1

usually caused by the misalignment of the tongue muscle in the mouth which leads to the incorrect production of specific sound or sound groups...

LAND THEORY OF COLOR VISION

a theory that colour registration proceeds in the brain. Demonstrations such as the land effect suggest that various wave lengths register on the colour...

LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS Giterally, wolf-red inflammation)

A collagen, or connective tissue, disease of unknown cause affecting small blood vessels in various organs of the body, including the brain; classified by...

LUDIOMIL

a common name or trade name for a drug called maproliline.

LIPOSTATIC HYPOTHESIS

a hypothesis that implies long-term food intake is regulated by the concentration of fats (otherwise known as lipids) in the blood. During low concentrations...

LINEAR TYPE

a classification of body shape with the following typical characteristics: slender, narrow chested, long necked and long nosed physique.

LIOTHYRONINE

is a naturally occurring hormone found in the thyroid gland of humans. It has been used as an anti-depressive drug however newer medications are...

Latest news