The need for an Institute of Continuing Health Education

Héber, Paul C.
March 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/25/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 7, p805
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the need for an Institute of Continuing Health Education in the U.S. He argues that there is a critical need for the presence of an Institute of Continuing Health Education in order attain good health of the citizens. An overview of the arguments raised by people over the physicians' professional education is also presented. The author suggests that the citizens' continuing medical education is still driven by the pharmaceutical industry as part of their responsibility.


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