thoracic medicine


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thoracic medicine

the branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the structures and organs of the chest, especially the lungs.
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Government Hospital of Thoracic Medicine (GHTM), Tambaram is a Tertiary Care Institution for Thoracic Medicine.
Lead TB Specialist Nurse, East Dorset TB Service, Department of Thoracic Medicine, Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Bournemouth
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.
According to a collaborative study produced by Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital in Perth, Access Economics in Canberra and the Department of Thoracic Medicine at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, sleep disorders cost Australia $7.
Barnes is professor of thoracic medicine at Imperial College, London.