TITLE

Financial troubles abound for new US medical grads

AUTHOR(S)
Korcok, Milan
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;09/22/98, Vol. 159 Issue 6, p702
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Questions whether the huge debt loads associated with attending medical school is going to keep American medical students from pursuing altruistic goals. Concern of some medical educators that students are piling up more debt than they can handle; Debt statistics; Observations of Dr. Donald Kassebaum; Changing financial benefits of the medical profession. INSETS: Shortage of physicians means UK to train more MDs;US goes public with list of health care's deadbeats.
ACCESSION #
1105307

 

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