Citations with the tag: MEDICAL students
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- The yellow brick road of medical education.
Nisker, Jeffrey A. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal; 03/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 5, p689
Deals with the importance of intelligence, compassion and courage among students in the medical practice. Enhancement of intelligence through exam-induced memorization; Teachers' responsibility in the prevention of losing empathy in training of students; Need of courage and self-confidence in...
- Precepting medical students: Effect on patient satisfaction.
Huffman, Grace Brooke // American Family Physician; 04/01/98, Vol. 57 Issue 7, p1659
Presents a summary of the article `Direct observation of community-based ambulatory encounters involving medical students,' by S.H. Frank, from the JAMA dated September 1997.
- Entire Calvin Pre-Med Class Wins Acceptance.
Rent, Katy // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 10/21/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 42, pB6
Reports on the acceptance to medical school of pre-medical Calvin College students in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Acceptance rate of the college.
- Don't blame the messenger.
Joseph, A.P. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 5/04/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7039, p1142
Narrates the experiences of the author when he was a medical student at Cambridge University in England. Inability to treat a man with a heart attack; Death of the man; Argument between a physician and the author; Relationship of the author to the man's wife.
- South African medical students to do two extra years.
Sidley, Pat // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 8/3/96, Vol. 313 Issue 7052, p252
Reports that the South African Medical and Dental Council has decided that medical student have to do two extra vocational training before they can go into private practice.
- Regaining my position.
Barnes, Richard // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 8/3/96, Vol. 313 Issue 7052, p261
Focuses on the experiences of the author as a medical student. Passion for rugby; Increase of educational workload.
- New to medicine but not to life.
Santiago, Raquel // Crain's Cleveland Business; 2/5/96, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p15
Focuses on medical students in the United States who have pursued their career later in life. Statistics on older medical students in the United States in 1994; Reasons for the rise in non-traditional medical students; Brief profiles of several older medical students.
- Most students pursue generalist training.
Japsen, Bruce // Modern Healthcare; 3/20/95, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p10
Reports that a majority of medical school seniors in the United States will pursue training as generalist physicians, according to the National Resident Matching Program.
- Some experience necessary.
Greenhalgh, Trisha // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 09/05/98, Vol. 317 Issue 7159, p687
Comments on the capabilities of medical graduates in Great Britain. Concerns of the older generation of medical practitioners over the skills of graduates; Details on the training given to medical students.
- Losing your zest for medicine? Read this.
Rhames, Matt // Medical Economics; 8/26/96, Vol. 73 Issue 16, p151
Presents the author's thoughts on being a medical student. Relationship between the doctor and his patients; Importance of the stethoscope to a doctor; Author's efforts to combine hard work and studies to improve himself.
- Students need an `honourable exit' from medicine.
Beecham, Linda // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 6/10/95, Vol. 310 Issue 6993, p1539
Reports on the approval of proposals to award science degrees to students in Great Britain with completed undergraduate medical courses who decided not to enter medical school. Recognition of academic pressure on medical students; Arguments presented by the supporters.
- Juniors call for more medical graduates.
Beecham, Linda // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 6/10/95, Vol. 310 Issue 6993, p1540
Reports on proposals to increase the number of student admissions in Great Britain's medical schools. Recognition of the shortage of doctors; Predictions of crisis in medical staffing.
- Opportunity for undergrads interested in medicine.
Beecham, Linda // New York Amsterdam News; 09/25/97, Vol. 88 Issue 39, p15
Reports on the opportunities which are available for college students in New York, who are interested in medical careers. Programs offered at Baylor College of Medicine and Rice University; Prerequisites for applicants.
- $350,000 grant set for minority students in health care education.
Beecham, Linda // New York Amsterdam News; 07/23/98, Vol. 89 Issue 30, p16
Reports that grants have been set aside for minority students in health education as part of the Project 3000 by 2000 Health Professions Partnership Initiative (HPPI) organization. Names of the schools involved in the grants; Identification of the organizations responsible for the grants;...
- Student interest in generalist medicine continues to increase.
Beecham, Linda // American Family Physician; 8/1/1994, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p273
Reports that the interest of medical students in generalist medicine in the United States has increased. Greatest interest in family medicine; Minor gains in internal medicine and pediatrics.
- Medical applicants up 30%.
Beecham, Linda // GP: General Practitioner; 11/11/2002, p2
Reports on increase in graduate entrants to study medicine. Percentage rise in applicants in Great Britain medical schools.
- Computers help students stay anatomically correct.
Beecham, Linda // USA Today Magazine; Oct92, Vol. 121 Issue 2569, p9
Looks at the advanced teaching techniques for medical students at the University of Michigan. Focus on the Computer-Assisted Instruction (CAI) Lab, a highly complex system for teaching anatomy; Related advances; Advantages for students.
- Fewer Canadians among medical students.
Beecham, Linda // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal; 02/15/97, Vol. 156 Issue 4, p476
Reports on the decreasing Canadian medical enrollees. Reasons for the increase of foreign medical students; Statistical data presented by the Association of Canadian Medical Colleges (ACMC); Eligibility of foreign students for postgraduate training.
- Another go at the experiment.
Howard, Leslie W.; Garman, Karen A. // Public Health Reports; Nov/Dec95, Vol. 110 Issue 6, p668
Examines the medical knowledge of a group of unlicensed international medical graduates and compared their clinical skills with graduates from a physician assistant training program. Performance of the medical graduates from both sections; Findings of the evaluation. INSETS: Evaluation...
- Young M�tis Medical Student Looks Forward to Giving Back: Foundation bursary helps him focus on studies.
Howard, Leslie W.; Garman, Karen A. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal; Nov2010 Best Practice Supplement, p4
The article focuses on University of Ottawa medical student and Canadian Medical Foundation bursary beneficiary Kenton Staines.
- All over the place.
Beckley, Elizabeth Thompson // Modern Physician; Mar2003, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p20
Analyzes the increasingly varied career interests in graduating medical students in the U.S. as of March 1, 2003. Rise in the number of students who select the other option on the medical school graduation questionnaire in 2000; Percentage of the respondents who said they would pursue careers...
- Teaching medical students in a hospice � staff perceptions.
Stephenson, Jeffrey // Palliative Medicine; Jan2007, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p63
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article �Teaching medical undergraduates basic clinical skills in hospice ? is it practical?� by Franks AL in the year 2000 issue.
- Influencing Career Choice During Residency.
Reynolds, Eileen E. // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine; Aug99, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p512
Editorial. Comments on career choice during residency. Switch to primary care fields; Change in career goals during residency; Role of faculty in educating residents about different specialties on internal medicine; Recognition of opportunity in helping students and residents choose general...
- Quantitative Evaluation of the Diagnostic Thinking Process in Medical Students.
Noguchi, Yoshinori; Matsui, Kunihiko; Imura, Hiroshi; Kiyota, Masatomo; Fukui, Tuguya // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine; Nov2002, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p848
OBJECTIVE: To explore the diagnostic thinking process of medical students. SUBJECTS AND METHODS: Two hundred twenty-four medical students were presented with 3 clinical scenarios corresponding to high, low, and intermediate pre-test probability of coronary artery disease. Estimates of test...
- Comfort Measures Only.
Selby, Kevin // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine; Oct2008, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p1720
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experiences as a medical student who met a dying patient for the first time.
- Loan Forgiveness and the Physical Therapist.
Johnson Jr., Leon // PT: Magazine of Physical Therapy; Jun2002, Vol. 10 Issue 6, p20
Focuses on the concept of loan forgiveness among the physical therapy students. Assistance to physical therapists; Eligibility of the program of the physical therapists; Funding of the program via private or government appropriations process. INSET: Helpful Terms.
- I WILL NOT LET NHS PRESSURES AFFECT MY CARING ATTITUDE.
Johnson Jr., Leon // Nursing Standard; 4/30/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 34, p32
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "First-year students' caring attitude slips as their course progresses," that was published in the April 16, 2008 issue.
- Alternatives to Dissection: Share Your Experience.
Johnson Jr., Leon // Good Medicine; Spring2007, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p12
The article calls for medical students to share their dissection-related experiences with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine.
- The Clinic Experience: Becoming and Acupuncturist.
Duggan, Susan; Cheung, David; Fandey, Charlotte // Meridians; Autumn2002, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p16
Relates the experience of acupuncture students and graduates during their clinical training. Use of needles in treatment; Insights learned from the experience; Awareness of the relationship between healing and love. INSET: The student clinic. . . What goes on inside-and outside-the. . ..
- New formula will improve outcome in the annual resident match.
Sweeney, Rosemarie; Rose, Verna L. // American Family Physician; 8/1/97, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p339
Presents a report from the Primary Care Weekly on the institution of a change in the computer algorithm used to select matches in the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) in 1998. Advantages of the change in computer algorithm to the medical students.
- Love in the Time of Medical School.
Grizzard, Tarayn // American Family Physician; 9/1/2002, Vol. 66 Issue 5, p907
Comments relationships that developed among medical students during the course of training. Prognosis of the relationships; Factors that puts medical marriages at risk.
- Med students favor general practice residencies.
Grizzard, Tarayn // AHA News; 3/27/95, Vol. 31 Issue 13, p5
Reports on the increasing number of medical school seniors preferring general practice residency positions according to a survey by the National Resident Matching Program.
- Dreams come true for UBC med student.
Lin, Brian // Raven's Eye; Dec2001, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p10
Focuses on the experiences of Shannon Waters, a medical student at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. Application for the First Nations Family Practice program; Specialization of physician Stephen Faulkner; Discovery on the genealogy of her mother.
- When the going gets tough.
Lin, Brian // Hastings Center Report; Jul/Aug93, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p2
Announces that the results of a survey of students at one southwestern medical school raises questions about the professional calling of doctors-in training. Researchers' examination of students' attitudes toward providing care for medically indigent populations; What questionnaire responses of...
- Letter: Pay GPs to select medical students.
Sides, Pamela // GP: General Practitioner; 8/12/2005, p22
Presents a letter to the editor about Liam Farrell's article on interview boards' selection of medical students which was published in the July 22 issue.
- Teachers, look at how your prejudices affect your teaching.
Teare, Sandra R. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 9/13/2008, Vol. 337 Issue 7670, p594
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article Ethnic Stereotypes and the Underachievement of U.K. Medical Students From Ethnic Minorities: Qualitative Study" by K. Woolf, J. Cave, T. Greenhalgh and J. Dacre in the August 18, 2008 issue.
- Everything you know is wrong.
Delamothe, Tony // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 12/20/2008, Vol. 337 Issue 7684, p1424
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including one by Gareth Payne on the relationship between rugby and the death of Popes and another by Peter Rubin on medical students.
- Hello and goodbye.
Douglas, Colin // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 07/31/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7205, p327
Focuses on the roles of and challenges faced by medical students. Responsibilities of medical students.
Elsherbiny, Samer; Mohamed, Moin // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 03/04/2000, Vol. 320 Issue 7235, p658
Reports on medical researches and studies. Population of the world infected by tuberculosis; Benefit of weighing and measuring children; Job stress of medical students in Canada.
- The new kids.
Silva, Ricardo S // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 04/22/2000, Vol. 320 Issue 7242, p1153
Offers an opinion on how medical students views and judge their clinical instructors in the hospital setting.
- PUTTING MEDICAL STUDENTS TO WORK.
Bedell, Archie W. // Journal of Family Practice; Jun97, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p526
A letter to the editor in response to the article "Medical Student Teaching and Family Physicians' Use of Time [Letter]," by J. E. Scherger and W. C. Fowkes.
- Getting more costly for the eternal student.
Napach, Bernice // Medical Economics; 01/26/98, Vol. 75 Issue 2, p17
Reports that medical students across the United States are being asked to pay more for tuition, as a result of the government's cost cutting measures. How government budget cuts have affected universities and colleges; Amount of tuition that students in Florida with 138 credits pay.
- BY THE NUMBERS.
Napach, Bernice // Modern Healthcare; 10/22/2007, Vol. 37 Issue 42, p9
The article presents statistics on medical students in the U.S. in 2007.
- The mortgaging of America's future.
Rees, Michael K. // Modern Medicine; Jan96, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p70
Editorial. Discusses the disadvantages of heavy indebtedness among the medical students of the United States. Student loan range; Interest rates after graduation; Stifling of ingenuity and creativity.
- Stethoscopes: Just for show?
Beilinson, Jerry // Parenting; Apr98, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p33
Discusses the results of a survey which indicated that a large percentage of medical students could not identify detectable common cardiac problems in children, through the use of stethoscopes. Author of the study; Why doctors-in-training are becoming less adept.
- Lost assets.
Beilinson, Jerry // Psychology Today; Jul/Aug94, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p10
Comments on a survey of medical students on what they would be doing if they weren't doctors. Researcher Dr. Michael Rosenthal's conclusions from the responses regarding the shortage of primary care physicians.
- Free Diabetes Screening Puts Native People at Risk.
Beilinson, Jerry // American Indian Report; May2010, p7
The article reports on the risk of exposure to diseases such as hepatitis B or C and/or human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) facing people who engaged in the free diabetes screening carried out by students from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine on April 24, 2010 due the re-use of...
- Medical students face ethical dilemmas.
Mac Leod Darling, Cheryl // Second Opinion; Oct94, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p98
Discusses three articles concerning the ethical issues facing medical students in the United States. `Occasional Notes: Becoming a Doctor--Critical-Incidence Reports from Third Year Medical Students' by William Branch et al.; `Becoming a Doctor' by Dimitri A. Christakis and Chris Feudtner;...
- Ask the Expert.
Holden, John // Pulse; 9/24/2008, Vol. 68 Issue 32, p41
The article provides an answer to a question of how to handle a pre-medical school student sitting in on consultations.
- Did You Know That...?
Holden, John // People's Medical Society Newsletter; Oct2002, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p3
Reports on the attitude and limited knowledge of medical students toward older patients in the U.S.