Medic

Summary

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A medic is a person involved in medicine such as a medical doctor,[1] medical student, paramedic[2] or an emergency medical responder.[3] Among physicians in the UK, the term "medic" indicates someone who has followed a "medical" career path in postgraduate professional training accredited by a College of Physicians, such as cardiology or endocrinology, in contrast to a surgical branch of specialisation accredited by a College of Surgeons.

Types

"Medic" titled roles include:[4][5][6][7][8][9]

See also

References

  1. ^ Whitbourne, Kathryn. "Different Types of Doctors: Find the Specialist You Need". WebMD. Retrieved 2021-08-13.
  2. ^ "What is a Paramedic? | pittsburghpa.gov". pittsburghpa.gov. Retrieved 2021-08-13.
  3. ^ "EMR vs. EMT". EMT Program (in Samoan). Retrieved 2021-08-13.
  4. ^ Contributors, WebMD Editorial. "What Is a Paramedic?". WebMD. Retrieved 2021-08-13.
  5. ^ "What is a Paramedic? - PAM | Paramedic Association of Manitoba". www.paramedicsofmanitoba.ca. Retrieved 2021-08-13.
  6. ^ "Emergency medicine". Health Careers. 2015-03-25. Retrieved 2021-08-13.
  7. ^ "ACEM - What is emergency medicine?". acem.org.au. Retrieved 2021-08-13.
  8. ^ "Definition of Emergency Medicine". www.acep.org. Retrieved 2021-08-13.
  9. ^ Marracino, Richelle K; Orr, Robert D (April 1998). "Entitling the Student Doctor". Journal of General Internal Medicine. 13 (4): 266–270. doi:10.1046/j.1525-1497.1998.00078.x. ISSN 0884-8734. PMC 1496940. PMID 9565391.
  10. ^ "Combat Medic Specialist Training Program". www.metc.mil. Retrieved 2021-08-13.