TITLE

The use of provisionally licensed international medical graduates in Canada

AUTHOR(S)
Audas, Rick; Ross, Amanda; Vardy, David
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/22/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 11, p1315
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
18805657

 

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