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General Internal Medicine and Quality Improvement 

General Internal Medicine and Quality Improvement
General Internal Medicine and Quality Improvement

Christopher M. Wittich

and Thomas J. Beckman

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date: 19 January 2021

This chapter has five goals: describe how to counsel and treat patients who use tobacco, define commonly encountered otorhinolaryngologic (ear, nose, and throat) disorders encountered in an ambulatory internal medicine practice, define common causes of red eye and recognize when it is an emergency, categorize the common types of kidney stones and describe their management and cite commonly used quality improvement methodologies and tools used in health care.

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