subspecialist


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sub·spe·cial·ize

 (sŭb′spĕsh′ə-līz′)
intr.v. sub·spe·cial·ized, sub·spe·cial·iz·ing, sub·spe·cial·iz·es
To have or pursue a subspecialty: subspecialize in cosmetic surgery.

sub·spe′cial·ist (-spĕsh′ə-lĭst) n.
sub·spe′cial·i·za′tion (-spĕsh′ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.

subspecialist

(ˈsʌbˌspɛʃəlɪst)
n
a specialist with expertise in a particular area of specialism
Translations

subspecialist

n subespecialista mf
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The High Value Care Coordination Toolkit facilitates clear communication between primary care and subspecialist practices so that doctors can provide seamless, coordinated, and quality care to their patients.
Surgical repair of the subtotally amputated/torn auricle, hitherto the realm of plastic surgeons, is a procedure that can be performed both at the clinic and in the emergency room, thereby sparing patients the inconvenience and cost of referral to another subspecialist.
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It is widely believed that subspecialist reporting results in a more accurate assessment of tissue specimens, because the reporting pathologist has more familiarity with the subtle histologic features of a disease process.
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It is reasonable to suggest from this evidence that the increased training and experience of a subspecialist contribute directly to the bottom line, both in terms of better care for patients and better use of medical resources.
a practicing endocrinologist in Dallas, the best primary care physician for patients who have chronic, complicated disease often is a subspecialist.
If we can remember our mission of working for the best ear, nose, and throat care in treating patients, training residents, collaborating with colleagues, and working within our Academy, we should be able to find the correct balance between the general otolaryngologist and the subspecialist and minimize controversy in our own specialty.
In April 2002, Quinn and two engineers in process improvement began interviewing schedulers at the 43 clinics to learn what system they used and the time requirement for a patient to see a subspecialist.
Subspecialist consultation has been a proven method for reducing patient exposure to unnecessary radiation exposure and delivering sustained savings for payors.