ERIC Number: EJ395336
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Predicting and Fostering Success of American Indians in Medical School.
Kerbeshian, Lynn A.
Academic Medicine, v64 n7 p396-400 Jul 1989
A study of predictors of academic withdrawal among American Indian medical students found the characteristics of those withdrawing to include lower age, larger number of siblings, attendance at reservation schools, poorer academic preparation, excessive family responsibilities, and encounters with cultural misperceptions. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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