Malaga celebrates the 20th European Congress of Internal Medicine

The Department of Internal Medicine wants to improve inpatient care.

city Malaga Hosts, between June 8 and 11, the 20th European Congress of Internal Medicine (ECIM 2022) organized by European Federation of Internal Medicine (EFIM). The conference has more than 2,000 contacts and combines some of them 1500 internists From 71 countries from 5 continents.

As mentioned Spanish Society of Internal Medicine (SEMI),” Internal Medicine It is the primary medical specialty through which Various medical specialties. Internal medicine is characterized by its commitment to maintaining a An integrated view of diseasesFocusing on people rather than diseases. The role of internal medicine is essential to complement the current trend toward highly specialized clinical care that can lead to medical fragmentation with risks for patients and unnecessary costs to the health system.”

Simi defends that “the value and validity of internal medicine has been revealed during covid-19 pandemicwhere European internists, and the rest of the world, have led attention Most of the hospitalized patients are severely ill.

Given the wide field of knowledge in internal medicine, pathology topics will be discussed during the conference heart and blood vesselsAnd the geriatricsAnd the systemic diseasesAnd the rare diseasesAnd the diabetes mellitus – obesityAnd the palliative care And of course infectious diseases and COVID-19. Emphasis will also be placed on improving patient care in hospitals, developing new forms of care, as well as implementing clinical ultrasound.

Tribute to Jaime Merino, Former President of SEMI

At the conference will be held joint sessions with the American College of Physicians (ACP), and American Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM), and European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and European Stroke Association (that it). There will also be a session organized by European Federation of Internal Medicine (Fdime) that will have a post Patient Organizations Platform (POP) from Spain and other European patient associations, to know their view on the Covid-19 pandemic. Likewise, special emphasis will be placed on the role of telemedicine, digital health and artificial intelligence in the medicine of the future.

During the conference there will be a Recognition For the professional profession of a teacher Jaime MerinoProfessor of Medicine at Alicante Universitywho was the chief Spanish Society of Internal Medicine (SEMI) and EFIM for his exceptional contribution to the development of Spanish and European internal medicine.

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