ERIC Number: EJ443129
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Relationship between Third-Year Clerkships in Family Medicine and Graduating Students' Choices of Family Practice Careers.
Kassebaum, Donald G.; Haynes, Robert A.
Academic Medicine, v67 n3 p215-19 Mar 1992
Analysis of data from an annual graduating medical students' survey revealed that a required third-year family medicine clerkship of at least four weeks is associated with a higher percentage of students choosing training and specialty certification in family practice. Whether clerkship inspires or reinforces preexisting choices is not indicated. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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