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They must be approached by what physicians call prophylaxis—that is, by methods of sanitation and prevention.
Undoubtedly the most important phase of it is in prophylaxis.
PSYCHOTHERAPYJAMES J. WALSH
Prophylaxis of the habit is an ethical question that we can scarcely do justice to here.
PSYCHOTHERAPYJAMES J. WALSH
Long-named organizations exist for moral prophylaxis and for the prevention of cruelty to children and animals.
SOCIETYHENRY KALLOCH ROWE
But, surely, one day science will succeed in doing so; that will be chiefly through prophylaxis and rational hygiene.
And both parties assume that what is at issue is the scientific soundness of the prophylaxis.
When an imperfect nerve supply is the main factor underlying ulcer formation, prophylaxis is the chief consideration.
MANUAL OF SURGERYALEXIS THOMSON AND ALEXANDER MILES
A part of the prophylaxis, then, consists in impressing this fact on members of the family and making them understand the danger.
PSYCHOTHERAPYJAMES J. WALSH
The mental prophylaxis of suggestion must alter the state of mind both before and during the progress of the condition.
PSYCHOTHERAPYJAMES J. WALSH
Prophylaxis of the acts requires consideration of the physical and moral factors that predispose to their commission.
PSYCHOTHERAPYJAMES J. WALSH

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