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Medicine is changing, and so are the causes of dissatisfaction among physicians. In a broader context characterized by the dominance of an economic rationality, in which medicine is shaped by the phenomenon of acceleration typical of modernity, we argue, in this brief article, that clinical practice is based on an engagement involving a form of suspension of the flow of time. Engagement is thereby an essential dimension of medicine, and is proposed as a lasting foundation of clinical practice.
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Health care provided to a critically ill patient during a medical emergency or crisis.
Educational programs for medical graduates entering a specialty. They include formal specialty training as well as academic work in the clinical and basic medical sciences, and may lead to board certification or an advanced medical degree.
Brief therapeutic approach which is ameliorative rather than curative of acute psychiatric emergencies. Used in contexts such as emergency rooms of psychiatric or general hospitals, or in the home or place of crisis occurrence, this treatment approach focuses on interpersonal and intrapsychic factors and environmental modification. (APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 7th ed)
A detailed review and evaluation of selected clinical records by qualified professional personnel for evaluating quality of medical care.
Individuals professionally qualified in the management of patients' records. Duties may include planning, designing, and managing systems for patient administrative and clinical data, as well as patient medical records. The concept includes medical record technicians.