Definition of biomedical in English:



  • Relating to both biology and medicine.

    • ‘This attempt to make psychiatric diagnosis more reliable was associated with a return to a biomedical model of mental illness.’
    • ‘I have received reimbursement for consultation on biomedical aspects of epilepsy.’
    • ‘For a growing number, it is the most intriguing biomedical problem of our time.’
    • ‘The World Health Organization has teamed up with a group of biomedical publishing experts to register its trials on an online database.’
    • ‘The antioxidant nature of vitamin C makes it a popular vitamin for biomedical studies, so it provides a fair baseline for comparison.’
    • ‘The state's biomedical strength relies largely on its education infrastructure.’
    • ‘The autopsy has long been a focus of medical education and biomedical research.’
    • ‘It is also useful for students and teachers of medicine and the biomedical sciences.’
    • ‘The encounter begins by the clinician setting the clinical problem in a conventional biomedical model.’
    • ‘An anthropological approach does not assume that biomedical concepts and practices are both normative and universal.’
    • ‘There is little continuing medical education and even rarer access to recent biomedical information.’
    • ‘This study takes a patient orientated rather than biomedical approach to understanding hospital admission for asthma.’
    • ‘However, the sexes did not differ in giving biomedical information about diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment.’
    • ‘The approach in general practice is broad and biocultural, in contrast to the older biomedical definitions of specialties.’
    • ‘The biomedical scientists and medical practitioners would have liked greater technical details.’
    • ‘The biomedical model of illness, which has dominated health care for the past century, cannot fully explain many forms of illness.’
    • ‘In contrast, the subject of the medical history is a particular biomedical condition.’
    • ‘Regenerative medicine is one of the frontiers in biomedical and clinical research.’
    • ‘They have contributed to countless biomedical discoveries and can be ordered from tissue culture supply catalogues.’
    • ‘Most are senior nurses, but some are doctors or biomedical scientists.’