Internal Medicine And Patient Care
Internal Medicine covers a wide range of conditions affecting the internal organs of the body - the heart, the lungs, the liver and gastro-intestinal tract, the kidneys and urinary tract, the brain, spinal column, nerves, muscles and joints. The specialist in internal medicine is the internist. Internists care for the patients during an acute illness and treat them.
Patient care is referred to the prevention, treatment, and management of disease and the protection of physical and mental health through amenities presented by health professionals.