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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KARACHI -- The Annals of Thoracic Medicine (ATM), a peer-reviewed journal and the official publication of the Saudi Thoracic Society (STS) has invited submissions, comprising original work undertaken by thoracic surgeons from across the world.
Chair and Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery, Temple University
This study at Government Hospital of Thoracic Medicine, Tambaram is done with the intention that there could be a possible identification of factors that can be possibly averted.
We are trying to do a better job of personalizing treatment," said GOLD board member Gerard Criner, MD, chair and professor of thoracic medicine and surgery at Temple University in Philadelphia.
Material and Methods: This observational study was undertaken during March 2015 to September 2015 in the Department of Thoracic Medicine Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Center Karachi.
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.