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Comorbidity and multimorbidity in medicine today: challenges and opportunities for bringing separated branches of medicine closer to each other.

@article{Jakovljevi2013ComorbidityAM,
  title={Comorbidity and multimorbidity in medicine today: challenges and opportunities for bringing separated branches of medicine closer to each other.},
  author={Miro Jakovljevi{\vc} and Ljerka Ostoji{\'c}},
  journal={Psychiatria Danubina},
  year={2013},
  volume={25 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          18-28
        }
}
Comorbidity and multimorbidity represent one of the greatest chalenge to academic medicine. Many disorders are often comorbidly expressed in diverse combinations. In clinical practice comorbidity and multimorbidity are underrecognized, underdiagnosed, underestimated and undertreated. So that one can speak about comorbidity and multimorbidity anosognosia. Comorbidities and multimorbidities are indifferent to medical specializations, so the integrative and complementary medicine is an imperative… 
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