ERIC Number: EJ420229
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Come on in, the Water's Just Fine.
Cordes, Sam M.
Academic Medicine, v65 n12 suppl pS1-9 Dec 1990
Seven common myths about rural America are debunked, and three characteristics of the rural environment (diversity, sparse population, and interdependency with broader social and economic forces) are examined in relation to health care delivery and medical education. Health care contributions to rural economic needs are discussed. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Proceedings of the 1990 Invitational Symposium: Rural Health: A Challenge for Medical Education. (San Antonio, TX, February 1-3, 1990).