The use of provisionally licensed international medical graduates in Canada

Audas, Rick; Ross, Amanda; Vardy, David
November 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/22/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 11, p1315
Academic Journal
Analyzes the use of provisionally licensed international medical graduates (IMGs) in Canada. Reason behind the shortage of physicians in many Canadian communities; Functions of IMGs; Obstacle for IMGs wishing to obtain a full license; Ethical concerns surrounding the recruitment of physicians from developing countries.


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