What makes medical graduates practise close to home?

Wootton, John
August 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/15/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 4, p371
Academic Journal
The article investigates the reasons behind medical graduates practising closer to homes. It indicates that the medical graduates of Memorial University of New Foundland are practising near home, and the students from rural communities are more likely to return to rural areas to practice. The female physicians are less likely to pursue their career in rural areas than their male counterparts.


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