Related formsho·lis·ti·cal·ly, adverb
Can be confusedholistic wholistic
British Dictionary definitions for holistic medicine
Derived Formsholistically, adverb
Medicine definitions for holistic medicine
Culture definitions for holistic medicine
An approach to medicine that emphasizes treating the person as a whole, with special attention to the interconnections of the mind and body and of the systems within the body. Holistic medicine stresses the patient's role in health care through such means as positive attitudes, sound diet, and regular exercise.