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Table 7 Original names of the specialties and the new names of the specialties

From: Contextual property detection in Dutch diagnosis descriptions for uncertainty, laterality and temporality

Original names New names
Allergology Allergology
Anesthesiology Anesthesiology
Pharmacists Pharmacists
Audiology Audiology
Audiological centres Audiology
Cardiology Cardiology
Cardio pulmonary surgery Thoracic surgery
Thoracic surgery Thoracic surgery
Surgery (Dutch: chirurgie) Surgery
Dermatology Dermatology
Diabetes Nurses Specialized nurses (diabetes, emergency care, oncology, ostomy and unspecified)
Dieticians Dieticians
Occupational therapists Occupational and physio therapists
Physio therapists Occupational and physio therapists
Gastroenterology Gastric, intestinal and liver diseases
Geriatrics Geriatrics
Specialized nurse, diabetes Specialized nurses (diabetes, emergency care, oncology, ostomy and unspecified)
Specialized nurse, oncology Specialized nurses (diabetes, emergency care, oncology, ostomy and unspecified)
Specialized nurse, ostomy Specialized nurses (diabetes, emergency care, oncology, ostomy and unspecified)
Gynecology / obstetrics Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Surgery (Dutch: heelkunde) Surgery
Intensive care medicine Intensive care medicine
Internal medicine Internal medicine
Oral surgery Oral and maxillo-facial surgery
Ear, nose, throat (ENT) Ear, nose, throat (ENT)
Pediatrics Pediatrics
Clinical genetics Clinical genetics
Lung diseases Lung diseases
Gastric, intestinal and liver diseases Gastric, intestinal and liver diseases
Medical microbiology Medical microbiology
Oral and maxillo-facial surgery Oral and maxillo-facial surgery
Neurosurgery Neurosurgery
Neurology Neurology
Obstetrics and gynecology Obstetrics, gynecology and women's diseases
Oncology nurses Specialized nurses (diabetes, emergency care, oncology, ostomy and unspecified)
Ophthalmology Ophthalmology
Optometrist Ophthalmology
Orthopedics Orthopedics
Orthoptist Ophthalmology
Others: general practitioner Others: general practitioner
Others: emergency care Emergency care
Others: sports medicine Sports medicine
Others Others
Physician Assistant physician assistant
Plastic surgery Plastic surgery
Psychiatry Psychiatry
Psychologists Psychologists
Psychologists, unspecified Psychologists
Radiology Radiology
Radiotherapy Radiotherapy
Rheumatology Rheumatology
Rehabilitation Rehabilitation
Emergency care Emergency care
Sports medicine Sports medicine
Dentists: general practitioner Dentists
Dentist specialists oral diseases and oral surgery MKA surgery
Urology Urology
Obstetricians, authorized for ultrasound Obstetricians (authorized for ultrasound and unspecified)
Obstetricians, unspecified Obstetricians (authorized for ultrasound and unspecified)
Specialized nurse, emergency care Specialized nurses (diabetes, emergency care, oncology, ostomy and unspecified)
Nurse, unspecified Specialized nurses (diabetes, emergency care, oncology, ostomy and unspecified)
Women’s diseases Obstetrics, gynecology and women's diseases