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Meaning of "physiatry" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF PHYSIATRY

physiatry  [ˌfɪzɪˈætrɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PHYSIATRY

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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
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Physiatry is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PHYSIATRY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Physical medicine and rehabilitation

Physical medicine and rehabilitation, also known as physiatry /fɨˈzaɪ.ətri/ or rehabilitation medicine, is a branch of medicine that aims to enhance and restore functional ability and quality of life to those with physical impairments or disabilities. A physician having completed training in this field is referred to as a physiatrist or rehabilitation medicine specialist. Physiatrists specialize in restoring optimal function to people with injuries to the muscles, bones, tissues, and nervous system.

Definition of physiatry in the English dictionary

The definition of physiatry in the dictionary is the branch of medicine which treats people who are physically impaired or disabled.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PHYSIATRY


ancestry
ˈænsɛstrɪ
biochemistry
ˌbaɪəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ
cemetery
ˈsɛmɪtrɪ
chemistry
ˈkɛmɪstrɪ
country
ˈkʌntrɪ
Coventry
ˈkɒvəntrɪ
dentistry
ˈdɛntɪstrɪ
entry
ˈɛntrɪ
forestry
ˈfɒrɪstrɪ
geometry
dʒɪˈɒmɪtrɪ
industry
ˈɪndəstrɪ
infantry
ˈɪnfəntrɪ
ministry
ˈmɪnɪstrɪ
pantry
ˈpæntrɪ
poetry
ˈpəʊɪtrɪ
poultry
ˈpəʊltrɪ
psychiatry
saɪˈkaɪətrɪ
registry
ˈrɛdʒɪstrɪ
secretary
ˈsɛkrətrɪ
sympatry
sɪmˈpætrɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PHYSIATRY

physiatric
physiatrical
physiatrics
physiatrist
physic
physical
physical activity
physical anthropology
physical chemistry
physical education
physical examination
physical exercise
physical fitness
physical geography
physical handicap
physical jerks
physical medicine
physical science
physical therapist
physical therapy

WORDS THAT END LIKE PHYSIATRY

allopatry
anthropolatry
antipsychiatry
barratry
chemopsychiatry
cosmolatry
gyniatry
hierolatry
hippiatry
ichthyolatry
idolatry
litholatry
lordolatry
neuropsychiatry
orthopsychiatry
paediatry
phratry
physiolatry
podiatry
thaumatolatry

Synonyms and antonyms of physiatry in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «physiatry» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PHYSIATRY

Find out the translation of physiatry to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of physiatry from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «physiatry» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

physiatry
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

fisiatría
570 millions of speakers

English

physiatry
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

physiatry
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

physiatry
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

физиатрия
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

physiatry
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

physiatry
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

physiatrie
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Fisioterapi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

physiatry
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

physiatry
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

physiatry
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Physiatry
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

physiatry
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

physiatry
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

फिजियट्री
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Fiziyatri
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fisiatria
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

physiatry
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

фізіатрія
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

physiatry
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Φυσιατρικής
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

physiatry
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

fysiatri
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

physiatry
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of physiatry

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PHYSIATRY»

The term «physiatry» is regularly used and occupies the 87.110 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PHYSIATRY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «physiatry» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «physiatry» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about physiatry

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PHYSIATRY»

Discover the use of physiatry in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to physiatry and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Interventional Spine: An Algorithmic Approach
The development of interventional physiatry represents a model study of how change is reasonably brought about in medical practice. If one reviews the history of the practice of medicine in the United States since Flexner's report,1 the  ...
Curtis W. Slipman, 2008
2
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
In this new edition, Dr. Randall L. Braddom covers current developments in interventional injection procedures, the management of chronic pain, integrative medicine, recent changes in the focus of stroke and brain injury rehabilitation, and ...
Randall L. Braddom, 2010
3
Oxford American Handbook of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
The field of physiatry is over 60 years old, yet I still get confused looks from patients as well as physicians (and relatives!) who do not know what we do. Lay people as well as professionals confuse physiatry with psychiatry, podiatry, physical ...
Lyn Weiss, Jay Weiss, Thomas Pobre, 2010
4
Deposing and Examining Doctors
Was it in physiatry? Who are some of the people you trained with at that time? When did you complete your residency program? Are you board certified as a physiatrist? Can you explain to the jury what board certification is? How did you ...
Kim Patrick Hart, James P. Bradley, John A. Brown, 2007
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San Diego Magazine
San Diego Physiatry and Pain Management 4282 Genesee Avenue, Suite 304 San Diego, CA92117 858.514.4116 www.sandiegoppm.com DMarcia Elfenbaum helps her pa- ents gain mobility and improve the luality of their everyday lives by  ...
6
The Making of Rehabilitation: A Political Economy of Medical ...
Krusen claims that during the 1930s, or the "first decade" of physiatry, physicians with a deep concern for rehabilitation of the disabled established the field.26 This interest in rehabilitation continued to grow, according to Krusen, such that ...
Glenn Gritzer, Arnold Arluke, 1989
7
Pediatric Life Care Planning and Case Management, Second Edition
... orthotics/wheelchair, and education of parents with respect to presenting symptoms Syrinx or hydromelia Neurosurgery and physiatry MRI, neurosurgery evaluation, and physiatry evaluation Surgical intervention Seizure disorders Neurology ...
Susan Riddick-Grisham, Laura Deming, 2011
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Medical Aspects of Disability: A Handbook for the ...
The focus is on physiatry, physical therapy, and occupational therapy. Although other professions have made important contributions to medical rehabilitation, these three have had the most prominent role in shaping the origins of the field.
Herbert H. Zaretsky, Edwin F. Richter, Myron G. Eisenberg, 2005
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Neuromuscular Disease Management and Rehabilitation, Part I: ...
TheRoleofthe. Neuromuscular. Medicine. and. Physiatry. Specialistsinthe. Multidisciplinary. Managementof. NeuromuscularDisease. Craig M. McDonald, MD *, William M. Fowler, Jr. , MD , Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, ...
Nanette C. Joyce, Craig M. McDonald, 2012
10
Myofascial Trigger Points: Pathophysiology and ...
Hsieh et al (2000) study Hsieh et al21 used four chiropractors and four physiatry residents, all considered nonexpert raters. The eight raters were split into trained and nontrained groups. The trained group consisted of two chiropractors with 3 ...
Jan Dommerholt, Peter Huijbregts, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PHYSIATRY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term physiatry is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Ultrasound-Guided Intratendinous Injections With Platelet-Rich …
Address correspondence to Peter J. Moley, MD, Department of Physiatry, Hospital for Special Surgery, 541 E 71st St, New York, NY 10021 USA., E-mail: ... «Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine, Jul 15»
2
Tyrone Regional Health Network and Penn State Health Sign Letter …
... optometry, nephrology, sports medicine, orthopedic surgery, cardiology, podiatry, physiatry, gastroenterology, radiology, ENT and others. «Newswise, Jul 15»
3
Yale-New Haven Health System to absorb Lawrence and Memorial …
... care, maternity services, orthopedics, neurosurgery, maternal-fetal medicine, vascular, neurology/stroke, endocrine medicine and physiatry. «FOX CT, Jul 15»
4
Epidural injections widely used to treat back pain
My doctor, who specializes in physiatry, has recommended an epidural injection with ultrasound. While I trust him, I have been doing some ... «Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Jul 15»
5
More Americans being diagnosed with heart arrhythmias
... obstetrics and gynecology, orthopedic surgery, orthopedic spine surgery, ophthalmology, palliative care, physiatry, plastic surgery, podiatry, ... «Dayton Daily News, Jul 15»
6
Dr. Keith Roach: Epidural injections widely used to treat back pain
My doctor, who specializes in physiatry, has recommended an epidural injection with ultrasound. While I trust him, I have been doing some ... «Herald & Review, Jul 15»
7
Community Honors “Forgotten” Local Hero with Public Pond …
NASS is comprised of more than 8,000 members from several disciplines, including orthopedic surgery, neurosurgery, physiatry, neurology, ... «Chicago Tribune, Jul 15»
8
Merz Neurosciences Launches Awareness Campaign for Patients …
Merz Neurosciences is committed to providing high-quality products and outstanding service to physicians in the fields of neurology, physiatry ... «Business Wire, Jun 15»
9
Health Plus Management, LLC Announces New Executive …
He is responsible for the information technology systems and support for HPM and the 18 physiatry offices we manage. Glenn has 27 years of ... «IT Business Net, Jun 15»
10
Urban health network plans $10M expansion
In addition to primary care and behavioral health, patients coming to the site also receive substance abuse treatment, podiatry, physiatry, ... «Buffalo Business First, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Physiatry [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/physiatry>. Sep 2019 ».
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