TITLE

The NHS benefits from doctors working abroad

AUTHOR(S)
Abell, Chris; Taylor, Sandra
PUB. DATE
July 1995
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);7/8/95, Vol. 311 Issue 6997, p133
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reflects on how the British National Health Service benefits from British doctors' experiences of working abroad. Organization of a partnership for the author with the Association of the Physically Handicapped in Bangalore, India; Tasks learned; Development of personality.
ACCESSION #
9511030430

 

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