ERIC Number: EJ520055
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Histories of Academic Medical Education.
Howell, Joel D.
Academic Medicine, v70 n8 p692-95 Aug 1995
A discussion of history of academic medical education highlights a shift in focus from individuals and discoveries to the nature of changes in medical care. Characteristics of historical methodologies are described, including a tendency to use multiple source types. The importance of education in medical history and the potential usefulness of historical study for contemporary medical practice are emphasized. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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