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Internal Medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and nonsurgical treatment of diseases affecting the internal organs of the body.
The Medical team is made up of specialists in medicine along with registrars, who are fully qualified doctors undertaking further training in medicine. Other members of the team are Hospital Medical Officers, senior doctors who work across all teams especially when working in the Emergency Care Department, and House Officers who are recently qualified doctors working in the team under supervision of the senior members.
Internal Medicine will often overlap with other medical services at Middlemore Hospital such as: