TITLE

Student Perspectives on International/Rural Experiences in Medical Education

AUTHOR(S)
Aldan, Thomas Jessie; Morie, Marina; Lee, Jennifer; Withy, Kelley
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Hawaii Journal of Medicine & Public Health;Jan2013, Vol. 72 Issue 1, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the training of the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) students in rural environment of Island of Pohnpei. It informs about the insufficient diagnostic equipment in the hospitals of Pohnpei and also discusses the medication program for the patients of tuberculosis (TB) disease. It reflects the financial and transport problems encountered by patients seeking emergency treatment. It states that the experience of training will be helpful in treating patient.
ACCESSION #
88094021

 

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