all the relevant information or material gathered about an individual, family, group, etc., and arranged so as to serve as an organized record and have analytic value for a social worker, student, or the like: used especially in social work, sociology, psychiatry, and medicine.
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How to use case history in a sentence
To be sure, “The Hidden Spring” sometimes steers into heady territory as Solms tours through contemporary neuroscience, psychoanalytic theory, case histories and philosophy of mind.
The latest penalties are calculated using each hospital case history between July 2016 and June 2019, so the flood of coronavirus patients that have swamped hospitals this year were not included.Medicare will fine half of U.S. hospitals for readmitting too many patients pre-COVID | lbelanger225 | November 2, 2020 | Fortune
Over the years, a spiral notebook sat by the phone and eventually became part case history, part family history.Etan Patz Has Been Missing 33 Years, and Solution Still Eludes Police | Lisa R. Cohen | April 27, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
This sudden freedom followed a long and torturous case history, much of which traveled along paths well worn.
In each case history is blent with speculation in nearly the same proportions.
He could have found that out by checking her case history—if Handicap Haven had one on file.Accidental Flight | Floyd L. Wallace
In each case history was rewritten and the past rediscovered in the light of the new age.History of the United States | Charles A. Beard and Mary R. Beard
The case history places the wound in the right thigh, and the posterior surface of the leg lay next to the photographic plate.Gunshot Roentgenograms | Clyde S. Ford
What the case history of the Greeley Expedition proves is that in the determining number of men, the potential is sound.The Armed Forces Officer | U. S. Department of Defense
British Dictionary definitions for case history
a record of a person's background, medical history, etc, esp one used for determining medical treatment
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