Family medicine: Also called family practice. The medical specialty which provides continuing and comprehensive health care for the individual and family. It is the specialty in breadth which integrates the biological, clinical, and behavioral sciences. The scope of family practice encompasses all ages, both sexes, each organ system, and every disease entity.
A medical specialty dedicated to the diagnosis and medical treatment of adults. A physician who specializes in internal medicine is referred to as an internist. A minimum of seven years of medical school and postgraduate training are focused on learning the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of adults. An internist is trained to handle complex medical conditions and care for the patient with multiple diseases. Subspecialties of internal medicine include allergy and immunology, cardiology, endocrinology, hematology, infectious diseases, gastroenterology , nephrology, oncology, pulmonary, and rheumatology.
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