Selection Criteria for Internal Medicine Residency Applicants and Professionalism Ratings During Internship
- An Intern on Duty: The Longest Day. // Time;3/31/1975, Vol. 105 Issue 13, p95
The article offers information on the 36-hour shift of intern Edward Condon at the Elmhurst Hospital in New York City as part of his internship. It mentions that Condon was assigned in the ward that was designed for 40-50 patients and did his routine from morning until evening. It reveals that...
- Core clerkship in internal medicine at a rural community hospital in Israel. Alkan, M. L.; Arad, T.; Arad, J. // Rural & Remote Health;Jan-Mar2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
The article examines the clinical teaching sites of internal medicine in rural areas in Israel. It cites Yoseftal Hospital (YH), a rural community hospital, that was chosen as a location for internal medicine core clerkship. It analyzes the performance of medical students at YH, and students at...
- Development of Geriatrics-Oriented Faculty in General Internal Medicine. Rubin, Craig D.; Stieglitz, Heather; Vicioso, Belinda; Kirk, Lynne // Annals of Internal Medicine;10/7/2003, Vol. 139 Issue 7, p615
The need for adequate geriatrics training for the physician workforce has been recognized for decades. However, there are not enough academic geriatricians to provide for the educational needs of trainees, and this situation is not expected to change in the future. General internists are often...
- Adrift In Africa: A US Medical Resident On An Elective Abroad. Al-Samarrai, Teeb // Health Affairs;Mar2011, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p525
The article offers the author's experience of working at Mulago Hospital in Uganda and recommendations for the country's medical schools. She relates that during one of her first days at the hospital, an Udandan professor supervising her visit led her to one of the hospital's austere medicine...
- CLIMATE CHANGE. Tyrrell, Helen E. J. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;1/7/2012, Vol. 344 Issue 7838, p33
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "How on earth do we combat climate change?," by F. Godlee in the October 19, 2011 issue.
- SOUND OFF! Spare the fools and interns. Schwarz, Thom // RN;Jun82, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p75
Discusses several considerations in treating medical interns. Importance of teaching interns in transition to clinical practice; Reasons medical staff should treat interns right.
- Recertification 1977. Petersdorf, Robert G. // Annals of Internal Medicine;May77, Vol. 86 Issue 5, p651
Focuses on the recertification of medical internists in the U.S. Self-assessment of internists; Reasons for the need to recertify internists.
- Duty hours for pharmacy residents. Cook, Aaron M.; Lewis, Daniel A.; Smith, Kelly M. // American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;12/1/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 23, p2214
The article states that pharmacy residency programs are subject to duty-hour standards of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). The American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) Commission on credentialing (COC) will develop standards for pharmacy specific duty...
- Educating interns: all in a days work. Lassetter, Jan // RN;Apr84, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p85
Presents information on the role of nurses in managing and training hospital interns. Discussion on the relationship between nurses and interns; Information on the different types of interns; Details on the responsibilities of interns.