Internal Medicine



Director: Associate Professor Ian Fraser


Services


The Internal Medicine Clinical Institute encompasses the specialties of general medicine, geriatrics medicine, infectious diseases, respiratory medicine, general practice, Hospital in the Home, and paediatric medicine.

 

Activity


        FY2014        FY2015​ ​FY2016

Services Admissions
Bed days
Admissions Bed days Admissions Bed days​

​General medicine 2,944 17,088 2,783 17,277 3,237​ 18,564​
Geriatrics 1,293 11,252 1,055 8,830 876​ 7,445​
Hospital in the home 297
2,037
260
2,108
​275 ​2,139
Infectious diseases
162
999
147
767
​147 ​725
​Paediatric medicine ​1,342 ​4,122 ​1,448 ​4,237 512​ 2,993​
​Respiratory ​3,869 ​10,803 ​4,414 ​10,904 4,300​ 10,699​
 

​FY 2014 ​FY 2015 FY 2016​


Attendances Attendances Attendances
Allergy clinic (IM) - immunology and allergy
5,379
5,232
​​4,755

Conditions treated


Geriatric medicine


  • Dementia
  • Alzheimer's


Respiratory


  • Allergies
  • Sinusitis
  • Pharyngitis
  • Asthma
  • Emphysema
  • Pneumonia
  • Chronic bronchitis
  • Lung fibrosis
  • Influenza
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Obstructive sleep apnoea
  • Sleep disorders  

Qu​eries


If you have any queries regarding the data on this page, please email ClinicalProfile@epworth.org.au



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