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schema:Thing > schema:Intangible > schema:Enumeration > schema:MedicalSpecialty
schema:Thing > schema:Intangible > schema:Enumeration > schema:MedicalEnumeration > schema:MedicalSpecialty
schema:Thing > schema:Intangible > schema:Enumeration > schema:Specialty > schema:MedicalSpecialty
schema:Thing > schema:MedicalEntity > schema:MedicalIntangible > schema:MedicalEnumeration > schema:MedicalSpecialty

Any specific branch of medical science or practice. Medical specialities include clinical specialties that pertain to particular organ systems and their respective disease states, as well as allied health specialties. Enumerated type.
PropertyExpected TypeDescription
Properties from schema:MedicalEntity
schema:code schema:MedicalCode A medical code for the entity, taken from a controlled vocabulary or ontology such as ICD-9, DiseasesDB, MeSH, SNOMED-CT, RxNorm, etc.
schema:guideline schema:MedicalGuideline A medical guideline related to this entity.
schema:medicineSystem schema:MedicineSystem The system of medicine that includes this MedicalEntity, for example 'evidence-based', 'homeopathic', 'chiropractic', etc.
schema:recognizingAuthority schema:Organization If applicable, the organization that officially recognizes this entity as part of its endorsed system of medicine.
schema:relevantSpecialty schema:MedicalSpecialty If applicable, a medical specialty in which this entity is relevant.
schema:study schema:MedicalStudy A medical study or trial related to this entity.
Properties from schema:Thing
schema:additionalType schema:URL An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. Schema.org tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.
schema:alternateName schema:Text An alias for the item.
schema:description schema:Text A short description of the item.
schema:image schema:ImageObject  or
An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.
schema:name schema:Text The name of the item.
schema:potentialAction schema:Action Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.
schema:sameAs schema:URL URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Freebase page, or official website.
schema:url schema:URL URL of the item.

Instances of schema:MedicalSpecialty may appear as values for the following properties
PropertyOn TypesDescription
schema:medicalSpecialty schema:MedicalClinic  or
schema:Hospital  or
A medical specialty of the provider.
schema:relevantSpecialty schema:MedicalEntity If applicable, a medical specialty in which this entity is relevant.

Enumeration members
  • schema:Anesthesia
  • schema:Cardiovascular
  • schema:CommunityHealth
  • schema:Dentistry
  • schema:Dermatologic
  • schema:DietNutrition
  • schema:Emergency
  • schema:Endocrine
  • schema:Gastroenterologic
  • schema:Genetic
  • schema:Geriatric
  • schema:Gynecologic
  • schema:Hematologic
  • schema:Infectious
  • schema:LaboratoryScience
  • schema:Midwifery
  • schema:Musculoskeletal
  • schema:Neurologic
  • schema:Nursing
  • schema:Obstetric
  • schema:OccupationalTherapy
  • schema:Oncologic
  • schema:Optometic
  • schema:Otolaryngologic
  • schema:Pathology
  • schema:Pediatric
  • schema:PharmacySpecialty
  • schema:Physiotherapy
  • schema:PlasticSurgery
  • schema:Podiatric
  • schema:PrimaryCare
  • schema:Psychiatric
  • schema:PublicHealth
  • schema:Pulmonary
  • schema:Radiograpy
  • schema:Renal
  • schema:RespiratoryTherapy
  • schema:Rheumatologic
  • schema:SpeechPathology
  • schema:Surgical
  • schema:Toxicologic
  • schema:Urologic

    Prefixes used:

  • schema: http://schema.org/
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