Medical school and student characteristics that influence choosing a generalist career.
- To identify predictors in medical schools that can be manipulated to affect the proportion of graduates entering generalist practice.
Design and Participants
- Cross-sectional and retrospective studies of medical schools and practicing generalist physicians ; surveys of MD-granting and DO-granting medical schools ; site visits to nine schools with a high proportion of graduates becoming generalist physicians ; surveys of national samples of MD and DO generalist physicians.
Independent Variables. - Characteristics of medical schools, including structural characteristics, financing, mission, admissions policies, student demographics, curriculum, faculty, and the production of generalist physicians ; information on personal characteristics, background, perceptions, and attitudes of practicing generalist physicians.
Mots-clés Pascal : Etats Unis, Enseignement, Médecine générale, Etudiant, Carrière professionnelle, Critère décision, Université, Choix, Facteur prédictif, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Science médicale, Etablissement scolaire
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : United States, Teaching, Internal medicine, Student, Career, Decision criterion, University, Choice, Predictive factor, North America, America, Medical science, Educational facility
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0615991
Code Inist : 002B30A09. Création : 09/06/1995.