Medicine FAQs:


Q: Is medicine the science and practice of the diagnosis?

A: Yes, and treatment, and prevention of disease.

Q: Is medicine regulated?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine the general medical care of hospitalized patients?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine called hospitalists in the United States and Canada?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine now known as traditional medicine and folk medicine?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine highly developed in the Western world?

A: Yes, while in developing countries such as parts of Africa or Asia, the population may rely more heavily on traditional medicine with limited evidence and efficacy and no required formal training for practitioners.

Q: Is medicine often called alternative medicine?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine a relatively modern branch of clinical medicine that deals with pain and symptom relief and emotional support in patients with terminal illnesses including cancer and heart failure?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine commonly called "internists"?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine concerned with diagnosing?

A: Yes, and assessing and treating all disorders related to sexuality.

Q: Is medicine the medical scientific discipline concerned with the discovery?

A: Yes, and development, evaluation, registration, monitoring and medical aspects of marketing of medicines for the benefit of patients and public health.

Q: Is medicine the medical specialty dealing with the prevention?

A: Yes, and diagnosis, and treatment of adult diseases.

Q: Is medicine concerned with studying human organ systems by administering radiolabelled substances to the body?

A: Yes, and which can then be imaged outside the body by a gamma camera or a PET scanner.

Q: Is medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of acute or life-threatening conditions?

A: Yes, and including trauma, surgical, medical, pediatric, and psychiatric emergencies.

Q: Is medicine less than those in surgery?

A: Yes, and averaging about 60 hours per week in the US.

Q: Is medicine the study of?

A: Yes, and diagnosis, and medical & surgical treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle, lower limb, hip and lower back.

Q: Is medicine a perspective on medicine derived through applying evolutionary theory?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine the branch of medicine concerned with preventing disease?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine not universally used in clinical practice?

A: Yes, for example, a 2007 survey of literature reviews found that about 49% of the interventions lacked sufficient evidence to support either benefit or harm.

Q: Is medicine the provision of health advice to organizations and individuals to ensure that the highest standards of health and safety at work can be achieved and maintained?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine in general conducted within health care systems?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine the study of?

A: Yes, and diagnosis, and medical treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle, lower limb, hip and lower back.

Q: Is medicine generally practiced by gynecological specialists?

A: Yes.

Q: Is medicine a contemporary movement to establish the most effective algorithms of practice through the use of systematic reviews and meta-analysis?

A: Yes.

Q: Was medicine studied?

A: Yes.