Title VII of the Health Professions Educational Assistance Act of 1976 was created to encourage the production of primary care physicians.
This study explored recent trends in the proportion of US medical school graduates entering primary care in relationship to Title VII funding.
The American Medical Association Physician Masterfile was used to determine the specialty choice of all students graduating from American medical schools betwen 1960 and 1985.
The proportion of graduates entering primary care rose from 19.7% in 1967 to 31.1% in 1976 and remained stable for the subsequent decade.
Mots-clés Pascal : Médecin généraliste, Personnel sanitaire, Subvention, Soin santé primaire, Formation professionnelle, Enseignement universitaire, Homme, Motivation, Université, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Gouvernement, Choix
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : General practitioner, Health staff, Subsidy, Primary health care, Occupational training, Higher education, Human, Motivation, University, United States, North America, America, Government, Choice
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0353115
Code Inist : 002B30A09. Création : 199406.