internist


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internist

Chiefly US
a physician who specializes in internal medicine
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Smith feels like he's been shortchanged and may call the internist to complain.
Of the 29,503 adults who were selected, 73% had a family physician as their usual source of care, 23% had an internist, and 4% a specialist.
This is the fifth consecutive year that the Medical Society has recorded critical and severe shortages of both internists and family physicians.
The survey findings suggest a need for greater awareness of the benefits of such direct referrals and, possibly, for incentives to get internists and family physicians to refer these women more often, said Dr.
Because of this training, the Chiropractic Internist is distinctively positioned to provide his or her patients with both sound medical assessment and the lest in "alternative" treatments.
William Campbell Felch, M.D., contributing Internist editor and past president of ASIM, traces his experience with the Medicare system from his early days as an internist before Medicare - when most patients over 65 years of age could not pay for hospital care - through the passage and growth of the program.
Having followed the case from a distance, the young internist blamed himself.
The internist examined the man several times over the next 4 years, during which time the man complained periodically of nausea and abdominal pain and the doctor prescribed antacids.
* Morganfield, Kent., which has an internist and family practioner
I am a board-certified internist in southern Oregon and have transitioned into a mostly psychiatric practice due to needs here in our community ("Teamwork Closes Mental Health Gap," November 2004, p.
Our publishing company was originally called Pro-Health Publishing Company, and its first publication, the inaugural issue of The Internist, was dated November 1994.
On closer examination, diagnoses of Gulf War syndrome are often replaced by findings of depression, stress reactions, and related disturbances, reports a team led by internist Michael J.