ERIC Number: EJ436149
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Forty Years of Litigation Involving Residents and Their Training: I. General Programmatic Issues.
Helms, Lelia B.; Helms, Charles M.
Academic Medicine, v66 n11 p649-55 Nov 1991
Analysis of 174 reported state and federal adjudication decisions from 1950-89 concerning graduate medical students and their training identified 22 percent of cases as involving programmatic issues. Of these, most addressed problems of academic administration, especially resident dismissals. Recently, programs have accommodated judicial scrutiny and prevailed most often. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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