Webinar 03/09/2020 - 17:30

EFIM YI Webinar - Headache: Clinical approach and management of patients with headaches within Acute Internal and Emergency Medicine

The Young Internists section of EFIM hosted the  webinar “Headache: Clinical approach and management of patients with headaches within Acute Internal and Emergency Medicine on Monday, 14 September f. The webinar ws presented by Prof. Ben Lovel from UK, from UK, an Associate Professor of Medical Education and a consultant in Acute Internal Medicine at University College Hospital, where he is also the postgraduate lead for Acute Medicine.
View the webinar via EFIM You Tube channel on the link below:
https://youtu.be/hnPyxADPkyk

  

Event 16/07/2020 - 14:09

EFIM General Assembly

Dear EFIM Members,

We are pleased to  inform you that the next General Assembly will be organised virtually via the Zoom platform on Friday, 25 September 2020.
Please register on the link below to attend the next General Assembly.

https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_QDA1oMBFTLi4KKOaviQNHQ

We are looking forward to talking to you in September!

Imagine
News 09/06/2020 - 15:25

IMAGINE the future - a voice of young internists - JAMA

We are pleased to inform you that EFIM IMAGINE Working Group published their paper  "IMAGINE the future - a voice of young internists" in JAMA under the title "Sex, Gender, and Precision Medicine". Article can be accessed via JAMA website.

Event 29/05/2020 - 11:36

Tocilizumab in COVID-19 - Which Clinical Benefits?

Tocilizumab is a recombinant humanized monoclonal IL-6 receptor antibody indicated for the treatment of severe rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory disorders.Following clinical observation from China, a series of Italian studies have been carried out to evaluate the off-label use of tocilizumab in COVID-19 patients.
The European Journal of Internal Medicine (EJIM) has recently accepted for publication three articles on the off-label use of tocilizumab in patients with severe COVID-19.

News 14/05/2020 - 10:37

Corona virus information centre

Visit the Information Center available through our publisher Elsevier, to find the most relevant research on the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), freely available here.

 

News 08/05/2020 - 11:13

FDIME Research Grant 2020

FDIME Announces Research Grants in 2020

The Foundation for the Development of Internal Medicine in Europe (FDIME) is offering Research Grants to Young Internists (up to age 38 yrs) to study in:
Research projects including all fields of General Internal Medicine, particularly polymorbidity and other common Internal Medicine conditions.

For details check the FDIME Research Grants webpage at www.fdime.org
OR

Download the Internal Medicine Grant Announcement and Application Form

For further information:

Choosing Wisely - Covid-19 - Recommendations
News 06/04/2020 - 08:47

Choosing Wisely - COVID-19 Recommendations

The COVID-19 pandemic presents an unprecedented challenge to the capacity of health care systems and providers around the world. Now, more than ever, stewardship of limited resources is critical. 

In response, a list of nine recommendations for the public and clinicians was developed to raise awareness about the need to use limited health care resources wisely.

Event 17/03/2020 - 12:13

ESIM Summer 2020 - postponed to June 2021

In light of the latest developments of the COVID-19 pandemic and the current situation in Spain and all over Europe it has been decided to postpone the European Summer School of Internal Medicine, ESIM Summer 2020 to June 2021.

The school organisers together with the Spanish Society of Internal Medicine are working on confirming the new dates in June 2021. The School as officially communicated will take place in El Escorial, Madrid.

Further details will follow in the coming months.

Thank you for your understanding.

News 17/03/2020 - 11:12

MIRCIM 2020 and EFIM Day posponed until Autumn 2020 (COVID-19)

Due to health risks relating to the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the 6th McMaster Review Course in Internal Medicine and the 6th EFIM Day that were going to be held in Kraków, Poland, has been postponed to take place in autumn 2020.

News 25/02/2020 - 13:25

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) – Short Notice for Public

Coronaviruses are important human and animal pathogens. Common human coronaviruses are responsible for approximately one-third of mild to moderate community-acquired upper respiratory tract infections in adults, like the common cold. This information should not be confused with Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). COVID-19 is the third coronavirus outbreak following the SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) and MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) outbreaks in the 21st century. COVID-19 is a type of illness that can mainly affect the respiratory system.  Patients with COVID-19 usually complain of fever, cough and feeling tired.

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