To understand better the decline in medical student interest in internal medicine.
Qualitative analysis of 500 essays from respondents who participated in a national survey of graduating medical students from the class of 1990 in 16 medical schools.
Medical students were asked the open-ended question, « What suggestions do you have for improving the attractiveness of internal medicine? » A model of career choice was developed for the analysis that included the following factors:
ambulatory care exposure and primary care (including relationships with patients);
attending physician-student interactions and learning climate;
stress and workload;
income and prestige;
and intellectual stimulation.
Mots-clés Pascal : Spécialité médicale, Questionnaire, Etudiant, Médecine, Carrière professionnelle, Sexe, Homme, Etude comparative, Motivation, Choix, Pratique professionnelle, Medecine interne
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Medical specialty, Questionnaire, Student, Medicine, Career, Sex, Human, Comparative study, Motivation, Choice, Professional practice
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0021329
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 199406.