thoracic medicine

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Noun1.thoracic medicine - the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the chest
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
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The facility was ultimately transferred to the Freeman Hospital which has continued to be a leading centre of cardio thoracic medicine and surgery in the country.
Paul Corris, a professor of thoracic medicine at Newcastle Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, said: "Before special targeted therapies patient survival was less than two to three years from diagnosis, but happily new treatments have been developed over the last 10 years such that prognosis is much improved for the majority of patients.
According to a collaborative study produced by Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital in Perth, Access Economics in Canberra and the Department of Thoracic Medicine at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, sleep disorders cost Australia $7.
Na'em held a postgraduate degree in Internal Medicine from the Faculty of Medicine at Damascus University and was professor of Internal and Thoracic Medicine at the Faculty of Medicine in Damascus University.