General medicine, also known as Internal Medicine is a medical specialty which deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of adult diseases. The medical specialists or doctors who specialize in general medicine are known as Internists or General Physicians in Commonwealth nations. General Physicians are expert in the supervision of patients who suffer from multi-system disease processes. Because internal medicine patients are often seriously ill or require complex investigations, the general physicians do much of their work in hospitals. General medicine is also a specialty that comes under clinical pharmacy and veterinary medicine.
Orenburg State Medical University; Russia’s one of the top medical universities offers MBBS in General Medicine. The duration of MBBS in general medicine is 6 years which includes 21600 class hours and the major subjects are studied for 6948 class hours. The faculty of Orenburg Medical University is considered to be the best among the medical universities in Russia. At present, 26 doctors of medicine and 88 candidates of medicine are working in OSMU as the teaching faculty of general medicine.
OSMU offers extensive practical training to the medical students during the MBBS course in General Medicine. The practical training includes the training for medical students as medical attendants, charge nurse, treatment nurse, and hospital based physician for adult polyclinic.