nos-trum. pronunciation: \nos'-trum\. noun. Etymology: Latin, neuter of noster our, ours.
1. a medicine of secret composition recommended by its preparer but usually without scientific proof of its effectiveness.
2. a usually questionable remedy or scheme.
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Friday, June 4, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day - 4 June 10

"To array a man’s will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine."

--Henry Ward Beecher [1813 - 1887]

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