subspecialize


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subspecialize

(sŭb′spĕsh′ə-līz′)
intr.v. subspecial·ized, subspecial·izing, subspecial·izes
To have or pursue a subspecialty: subspecialize in cosmetic surgery.

sub·spe′cial·ist (-spĕsh′ə-lĭst) n.
sub·spe′cial·i·za′tion (-spĕsh′ə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
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Fernandez: The younger the kid is who super subspecializes, the higher the burnout rate is.
It is not surprising that general neurologists and neurologists who subspecialize in clinical areas other than MS see, on average, fewer MS patients than do MS subspecialists.
of Virginia) and March (radiology, Tufts U.) explain practical aspects of breast imaging to radiology residents and fellows, generalists, and radiologists who subspecialize in another area.
PC: I have a wide variety of patients who seek my care, as I offer comprehensive care as a neurosurgeon and neuroscientist (treating all adult and pediatric neurologic conditions), but I also subspecialize in infections and neurotoxins that attack the nervous system.
However, even in community private-practice settings, there is an increasing tendency to subspecialize within practices.
There are 2 paths to dermatopathology, one of which is dermatologists who subspecialize. When I have lesions of particular interest, I send my dermatopathologists dermoscopic photographs, because these are meaningful to them.
Some otolaryngologists subspecialize, caring for disorders in just one or two areas of otolaryngology as described above.
The ABEM is a credentialing body for neurologists who subspecialize in peripheral neuromuscular disorders and electrodiagnostic medicine.
These papers have the potential to educate, consolidate our knowledge, and become aides-memoires for those of us who subspecialize in the particular topics covered by individual papers.
She quotes one young physician who plans to subspecialize because of his belief that primary care internists "are in the hospital forever.
A certified specialist in dermatology may subspecialize and become certified for Special Qualification as follows:
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