In medicine and in psychiatry, comorbidity is defined as a preexisting concomitant but unrelated disease or diseases, in addition to a primary disease, disorder, initial diagnosis, or index condition. The term comorbidity is also used to describe the effect of all ...

  • Loading...
locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles