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D.O. G.N.M.

English translation: D.O. = Department of Obstetrics; G.N.M. = General Nursing and Midwifery

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English term or phrase:D.O. G.N.M.
English translation: D.O. = Department of Obstetrics; G.N.M. = General Nursing and Midwifery
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23:11 Jul 16, 2005
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Social Sciences - Law (general)
English term or phrase: D.O. G.N.M.
these are alternatives to MD and lay midwife as attendats at birth on a US birth certificate. The copy I have is poor - perhaps the D.O. is something else, like O.O.
xxxdenny
Local time: 17:58
G.N.M. (General Nursing and Midwifery)
Explanation:
Hello denny,
This might help.
Good luck from Oso ¶:^)

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Note added at 2005-07-16 23:20:18 (GMT)
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D.O. could be Doctor of Osteopathy

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Note added at 2005-07-16 23:22:31 (GMT)
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\"...There are two types of physicians: M.D.—Doctor of Medicine—and ***D.O.—Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine***. M.D.s also are known as allopathic physicians. While both M.D.s and D.O.s may use all accepted methods of treatment, including drugs and surgery, D.O.s place special emphasis on the body’s musculoskeletal system, preventive medicine, and holistic patient care. D.O.s are more likely than M.D.s to be primary care specialists although they can be found in all specialties. About half of D.O.s practice general or family medicine, general internal medicine, or general pediatrics. ...\"

http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos074.htm

\"***GNM- General Nursing & Midwifery*** (Three Years Course) 2. GN- General Nursing (Two and Half Years Course) 3. M. - Midwifery (Six Months Course) ...\"
www.dmer.org/nursing main.htm
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xxxOso
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Thank you all very much!
Cheers,
Denny
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +5G.N.M. (General Nursing and Midwifery)xxxOso


  

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G.N.M. (General Nursing and Midwifery)


Explanation:
Hello denny,
This might help.
Good luck from Oso ¶:^)

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Note added at 2005-07-16 23:20:18 (GMT)
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D.O. could be Doctor of Osteopathy

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Note added at 2005-07-16 23:22:31 (GMT)
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\"...There are two types of physicians: M.D.—Doctor of Medicine—and ***D.O.—Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine***. M.D.s also are known as allopathic physicians. While both M.D.s and D.O.s may use all accepted methods of treatment, including drugs and surgery, D.O.s place special emphasis on the body’s musculoskeletal system, preventive medicine, and holistic patient care. D.O.s are more likely than M.D.s to be primary care specialists although they can be found in all specialties. About half of D.O.s practice general or family medicine, general internal medicine, or general pediatrics. ...\"

http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos074.htm

\"***GNM- General Nursing & Midwifery*** (Three Years Course) 2. GN- General Nursing (Two and Half Years Course) 3. M. - Midwifery (Six Months Course) ...\"
www.dmer.org/nursing main.htm

xxxOso
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 12
Grading comment
Thank you all very much!
Cheers,
Denny

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  JCEC: D.O. = Department of Obstetrics
6 mins
  -> Thank you, JCEC ¶:^)

agree  jennifer newsome
1 hr
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agree  Anna Maria Augustine at proZ.com
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agree  Charlesp
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agree  Saleh Chowdhury, Ph.D.
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