- ALTERNATIVE HISTORY OF MEDICINE. Prioreschi, Plinio // Scientific Review of Alternative Medicine;Fall/Winter2004, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p49
In the wake of Postmodernism and Alternative Medicine, a new history of medicine has developed with the same disregard for objective evidence shown by Alternative Medicine. This paper refers to this new history of medicine as Alternative History of Medicine. Traits common to Alternative Medicine...
- Clinical Performance of Medical Students With Protected Disabilities. Teherani, Arianne; Papadakis, Maxine A. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;12/4/2013, Vol. 310 Issue 21, p2309
The article presents the retrospective cohort study which examined the clinical performance of medical students with protected disabilities. The study was carried out at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). Among the measures determined during the study are demographics, bases for...
- The discrepancy-agreement grade (DAG): a novel grading system to provide feedback on rater judgments. Bahri Yusoff, Muhamad Saiful; Abdul Rahim, Ahmad Fuad // Education in Medicine Journal;Dec2012, Vol. 4 Issue 2, pe100
Introduction: Ratings are known to have a generosity error, provide limited discrimination and distorted interpretation, and often fail to document serious deficits. A potential source of these problems is rater judgement. These problems compromise the capability of raters to maintain the...
- The apartheid screw. // British Medical Journal;4/10/1976, Vol. 1 Issue 6014, p858
Focuses on the role of the Natal Medical School in the education of non-white doctors in Durban, South Africa. Segregation of white, black and brown students in separate medical schools; Plans of the government to open another medica school to admit African students; Disruptive influence of...
- Personal View. McKeown, Thomas // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);7/19/1986, Vol. 293 Issue 6540, p200
Focuses on the criticisms on the procedures of medical schools on selecting medical students in Great Britain. Provision of intensive training for medical students; Association of physical science with the teaching of mathematics in schools; Identification of intelligent students.
- Students from the Royal Free. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);2/19/1983, Vol. 286 Issue 6365, p607
Focuses on medical students from Royal Free Medical School in Great Britain. Introduction of general practice to freshmen; Training of fourth year students; Importance of general practice education to medical undergraduates.
- MedSchool Drop-Ins. Novarro, Leonard // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Apr99, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p30
Reports the increase in the number of enrollees in medical schools in the United States. Medical programs offered in several schools; Comments from school officials; Reaction from Arthur Levin, director of the Center for Medical Consumers in New York City, New York.
- Factors affecting likelihood of applicants being offered a place in medical schools in the United Kingdom in 1996 and 1997: Retrospective study. McManus, IC // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/24/98, Vol. 317 Issue 7166, p1111
Provides information on a retrospective study on the factors that affect the likelihood of applicants to medical schools in the United Kingdom. Methodology; Data collection and analysis; Results.
- Lost luster. Romano, Michael // Modern Healthcare;10/30/2000, Vol. 30 Issue 45, p16
Reveals the decline of student applicants in medical schools in the United States. Statistics on student applicants in accredited medical schools from 1997 to 2000; Factors that contributed to the drop in the number of student applicants; Implications of the situation to minority student...