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Is completion of medical school one of the pre-requisites to becoming a fellow in the american academy of pediatrics?

Is completion of medical school one of the pre-requisites to becoming a fellow in the american academy of pediatrics?

Yes: A person must successfully complete medical school in order to become a physician. After 3 or more years of additional training in pediatrics, he or she can apply for membership to the aap. ...Read more

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Dr. Glynis Ablon
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Dermatology (Definition)

Dermatology is a field of study in which a person specializes in skin, hair, and nails; plus disorders such as skin ...Read more


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What's the job description of a medical esthetican? (salary, environment, years in college..)

What's the job description of a medical esthetican? (salary, environment, years in college..)

Esthetician: Medical esthetician salary vs non-medical salary medical estheticians are licensed skin care specialists that treat the skin to approve the appearance and health of the skin. According to U.S. Bureau of labor statistics, the average medical esthetician’s annual salary is $32, 040. The highest paid medical esthetician makes an average annual salary of $52, 340. ...Read more

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What're the subspecialties of dental sleep medicine?

What're the subspecialties of dental sleep medicine?

Dent Sleep Medicine: Dental Sleep Medicine is not a recognized Specialty, however it is an area of concentration, a sub-specialty, that requires additional training. Dentists who practice Sleep Medicine, repairing and restoring the hard and soft oral cavity tissues, while the patient is under general anesthesia, requiring extensive anesthesia training above and beyond their Dental Degree. ...Read more

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Looking for (the best of course) developmental and behavioral pediatrician in phoenix area.?

Looking for (the best of course) developmental and behavioral pediatrician in phoenix area.?

Phoenix Children's : Although I do not work there I have a number of friends and colleagues at phoenix children's hospital. They do a fantastic job and are a referral site for kids from all over the country. ...Read more

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I am a freshman undergrad on the premed path to become an internist. Working on shadowing variety of docs. Any otheradvice on getting into med school?

I am a freshman undergrad on the premed path to become an internist. Working on shadowing variety of docs. Any otheradvice on getting into med school?

Let love guide you: If you are driven by true caring for others, and you are willing to sacrifice much of what your peers enjoy most, then medicine may be for you even with our terrible health care system. Read the text and do ALL the problems BEFORE the lecture over the content. Put away any hobbies / relationships that take much time or emotional energy. Go out for a sport only if you truly love it. ...Read more

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This is for a career/college project for school. How many hrs do you work a week? Starting salary? College/grad school? Best and worst parts of job?

This is for a career/college project for school. 
How many hrs do you work a week?
Starting salary?
College/grad school?
Best and worst parts of job?

See below.: Private practice - 11h/day. 5d/wk. 1 weekend on call every 4 weeks, no inpatient care. Starting salary same as ending salary about $150k/yr. Best part of job- helping people. Worst part- paperwork never stops - lot's of the job is not reimbursed. Totally unlike many other jobs where fees can be adjusted to encompass your effort. In medicine it is often take it or leave it. Usuhs med school. ...Read more

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What is the next break through in dermatology?

What is the next break through in dermatology?

Skin replacement: There are many areas of investigation in dermatology such as better treatment for tumors like melanoma and treatment for chronic conditions like psoriasis and eczema. A most interesting line of investigation is to develop an artificial skin to replace skin damaged by disease or trauma. This would be a fabulous breakthrough. Do you have any ideas for a skin breakthrough? ...Read more

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Is physics necessary to succeed in medical school? I'm thinking of applying to med school eventually.

Is physics necessary to succeed in medical school? I'm thinking of applying to med school eventually.

Required: Pre-medical requirements from undergraduate school are an index of your discipline, intelligence and compulsiveness. Physics is one of those which requires you to apply these skills and your success is considered to correlate with success in medical school. It is a requirement, so do as well as you can and help is usually available. And physics can be interesting also. ...Read more

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What type of psychologists work in children's mental facilities?

What type of psychologists work in children's mental facilities?

Child psychologists: Children's mental facilities generally employ a variety of practitioners to help patients and their families. There may be child psychiatrists, child psychologists, social workers, nurses, counselors, teachers, and various assistants working as a team. There would also most likely be pediatricians, primary care physicians, or possibly nurse practitioners to help with basic medical needs. ...Read more

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What number of years of schooling do dermatologists need?

What number of years of schooling do dermatologists need?

Alot: 4 years pre med college 4 yearws medical school 1 year general training 3 years dermatology residency more if they want to specialize in surgical oncology ...Read more

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Should graduates of the oxford brookes school of osteopathy demand a refund?

Should graduates of the oxford brookes school of osteopathy demand a refund?

Very possibly : From my limited understanding of this matter, this is an osteopathic school in the uk that had serious quality control problems with its accreditation and educational curriculum. , the school had to add more instructors and have many students return for additional time of one year or more. Students decided to sue when faced with this prospect. Do school in uk only trains in adjustments curiously? ...Read more

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I'm a college student with non-stop hw, papers, research and fb additiction. Any professional advice?

I'm a college student with non-stop hw, papers, research and fb additiction. Any professional advice?

Facebook addiction: College is a time to develop your face-to-face social skills, though facebook's helpful. You are at your sexual peak, your learning peak, and your athletic peak. Set a maximum time -- i suggest 30 minutes per day -- after which you will get back to work. If this fails, some physicians will offer cognitive-behavioral therapy, others a low dose of a ssri. Cbt's liberation & great; good luck. ...Read more

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What are some of the daily issues of ADHD in children? Need detailed description for school project

What are some of the daily issues of ADHD in children? Need detailed description for school project

CHADD: This is the national foundation for children and adults with adhd. Website: http://www.chadd.org/Understanding-ADHD.aspx See tab 'understanding adhd'. Many other learning resources and media formats. Take care. ...Read more

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I have hypertention. Which job is ideal 4 me? Teacher job or administrative job of teacher training, visit schools , collect & send information of its?

I have hypertention. Which job is ideal 4 me? Teacher job or administrative job of teacher training, visit schools , collect & send information of its?

That's up to you: Your high blood pressure condition may be affected by stress, often times from the type of work we do. It's impossible to predict what job is ideal for you in the context of high blood pressure. You should ask yourself, "of these jobs I am presented with, what will be the most satisfying and gratifying career?" most likely, that will also be the job that causes you the least stress. ...Read more

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17 years old, high school student, indian origin and resident of india. Suffering from psoriasis. Need help?

17 years old, high school  student, indian origin and resident of india. Suffering from psoriasis. Need help?

See a dermatologist: Psoriasis on the palms can be one of the most difficult types to manage. There are also several conditions that mimic palmar psoriasis, including fungal infections and hand eczema. Please see your dermatologist for proper diagnosis and management. Prescriptions ranging from topical steroids to systemic medications are available. ...Read more

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I am in search of a low cost mental institution.

I am in search of a low cost mental institution.

Mental Institution: Call the department of mental health in florida for assistance., tell them you or your love one is in need of hospitalization and you have limited funds. Also make sure this is the right course of action according to a mental health evaluation. My best. ...Read more

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