Education & training
Infectious diseases physician treats general infectious diseases such as pneumonia, meningitis, general infections, travel related infections and fevers of unknown origin which can cause severe illness. General practitioner treats patients of all ages from newborn babies to elderly people. GP have an important role to play in the management of acute care, chronic diseases and the treatment of patients with multiple health conditions. General practitioner (GP) treat all common medical conditions and refer patients to hospitals and other medical services for urgent and specialist treatment. Another important part of the work of a GP is preventative medicine and health promotion, include child immunisation and lifestyle modification.