TITLE

The decline of family medicine as a career choice

AUTHOR(S)
Rosser, Walter W.
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/28/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 11, p1419
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a loss of interest among Canadian medical students in family medicine. Growth in the volume of medical information and technology which has raised the prestige of specialists; Lack of training in family medicine at medical schools which leads to the belief that family medicine is an amalgam of all specialties; Complaints from family physicians about physician shortages and excessive workloads.
ACCESSION #
6684167

 

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