TITLE

PRELIMINARY REPORT OF THE COMMISSION ON MEDICAL EDUCATION

PUB. DATE
February 1928
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Feb1928, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a preliminary report from the Commission on Medical Education with quotations of special significance for students of dental education. The topics of chapters include demands for medical service, the distribution of physicians and specialization, recruitment of students, criticisms by practitioners of their medical training, and community provisions for medical service. Strategies to keep practitioners familiarized with best methods of diagnosis and treatment through extension courses developed by medical schools are discussed.
ACCESSION #
36494377

 

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