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What does IM stand for?

IM stands for Internet Medicine (journal)

This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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Samples in periodicals archive:

Junior doctor Dr Tawana prescribed Amphotericin by referring to an internet medicines manual and nurses Vongai Gondo and Catherine Kunasta made up the prescription without double checking.
A survey of internet medicine suppliers by the Trading Standards Institute found that many of those based in places as far-flung as Canada, India and Peru were distributing powerful medications with no advice about dosage or associated risks.
Doctor Ronan Boland, vice-chairman of the Irish Medical Organisation's family doctors committee said: "The problem with internet medicine is simple, you have no quality control and no guarantee you are getting what you pay for and there's no comeback.
The epidemic of so-called doctors to be found on the web these days, particularly sourced from the US, is internet medicine gone mad," says a Namibia specialist.