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internal medicine,

branch of medicinemedicine,
the science and art of treating and preventing disease. History of Medicine
Ancient Times

Prehistoric skulls found in Europe and South America indicate that Neolithic man was already able to trephine, or remove disks of bone from, the skull
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 concerned with nonsurgical remedies for diseases of the internal organs. While the internist is trained to diagnose and treat all pathologies of the various internal organs and systems, he may specialize in a particular subbranch of the discipline, such as cardiology, the treatment of heart ailments, or gastroenterology, the treatment of diseases and disorders of the digestive system.
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(3.) Cranston M, Semple C, Duckitt R, Vardi M, Lindgren S, Davidson C, et al.; European Board of Internal Medicine Competencies Working Group.
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The year-over-year increase in internal medicine was tracking similar to the increase in overall positions, something seen as a good thing by the American College of Physicians (ACP).
(2) Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, Shuang Ho Hospital, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
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" Asthmatics should go for preventative medication as many of them are vulnerable to asthmatic attacks," said Dr Vaibhav Gupta, internal medicine specialist, Rockland Hospital.
(1)Department Internal Medicine and Medical Disciplines, Unit of Internal Medicine E, Medical Therapy and Thermal Medicine, School of Specialization in Thermal Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy antonio.fraioli@uniroma1.it
in medicine, delivered by leading consultants of internal medicine and
Subsequently she completed a residency in internal medicine at Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco, Calif., then stayed in the same city for a fellowship in geriatrics at Mount Zion Hospital.
of Maryland) brings together specialists in internal medicine, chief residents, and senior internal medicine residents at the U.

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