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The "not-so famous" branches of medicine

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10 Dec 2016 - General
 

Due to advancements in healthcare and technology, there are so many branches/specialties of medicine. Apart from the general practitioners, there are specialists that help in the treatment of various disorders. In India, there are other branches of medicine apart from allopathy like homeopathy, Ayurveda, and naturopathy. When I was enrolling in the dental school, still some students were interested in pursuing these forms of medicine as their career. However, currently, the number of students taking admission in these branches have declined. Is a similar situation prevalent in your country too? Please share your views.

In the Philippines, the pharmaceutical medicine training program was launched this year. I was one of the first 14 graduates and will be taking the diplomate exams next year. New specialties will rise as the need surges. Actually, rather than countin...
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Thank you for sharing very important and interesting topic Heena Pohani . It is a fact that there is no match for traditional medical studies and in our country, there are very few students...
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In my country, it is the results of the advanced level examination that decides the entrance of a student to a government university. Everyone is aiming to enter medical school, which requires the highest marks at the examination, but the ones who do...
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Heena Pohani This is an interesting topic. Yes, it happens to us too in the field of medicine. There are four major rotations namely internal medicine, surgery, pediatrics, and obstetrics a...
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