International training

Kondro, Wayne
September 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/21/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 13, pE670
Academic Journal
The article reports on a study headed by Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research president Dr. John Norcini, which found that foreign-born and trained doctors provide higher quality care as compared to American-born doctors.


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