monospecialty

monospecialty

(1) Focused training and practice of a doctor in a single aspect (e.g., either hematology or oncology) of what has traditionally been regarded as a dual-specialty (e.g., hematology-oncology).
(2) A specialty in its own right; sub-specialty (e.g., paediatric cardiology,  clinical neurophysiology). See there.
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General thoracic surgery as a monospecialty - a realistic vision?