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Electronic Health Record

A digital version of a patients paper chart ( physician uses )

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Electronic Medical Record

A digital version of the traditional paper-based medical record ( hospital uses )

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Inpatient

A patient who stays in the hospital for more than 24 hrs

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Outpatient

A patient who receives medical treatment without being admitted to the hospital

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Allergist

Specializes in diagnosis and treatment of allergies

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Personal Health Record

A health record that provides a summary of medical information

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Anesthesiologist

Doctor who specializes in anesthesia and anesthetics

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Bariatric

A branch of medicine that deals. With the treatment of obesity

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Chiropractic

Treating people who are sick/pain by moving bones in the spine or joints

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Dentistry

Treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the oral cavity

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Endonotist

Dentist who specializes in maintaining teeth through endodontic therapy

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Oral Surgeon

Branch of surgery dealing with the surgical treatment/repair of conditions of the mouth/jaw

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Orthodontist

Specializes in straightening crooked teeth

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Pendodontist

Branch of dentistry that deals with children's teeth

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Periodontist

A practitioner of periodontics

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Dermatology

Treats diseases of the skin and also the nails and hair

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Emergency Medicine

Physician that works in the e.r that treats anyone in a accident or illness asap

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Geriatrics

Treatment of diseases of people of old age

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Hospice

Treatment of helping someone towards the end of there life

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Gynecology

Study of diseases or the reproductive organs of the female

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Endocrinology

Treatments of the endocrine system

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Cardiovascular Medicine

Diagnoses diseases of the heart, blood vessels, & your lungs

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Gastroenterology

Diagnoses/treatment of any problems with your digestive tract

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Gerontology

Treatment/diagnose of the aging process

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Immunology

Treatments of immunization system

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Oncology

The study of tumors

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Pulmonary Disease

Lung disorder characterized by chronic of lung air flow that interferes with normal breathing

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Nephrology

Medicine that deals with physiology and diseases of the kidneys

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Rheumatology

The study of arthritis

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Infectious Disease

Disorders caused by organisms