ERIC Number: EJ623818
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Graduate Medical Education for Rural Physicians: Curriculum and Retention.
Stearns, Jeffrey A.; Stearns, Marjorie A.
Journal of Rural Health, v16 n3 p273-77 Sum 2000
Preparation for rural medical practice is adequate in the areas of clinical knowledge and procedural skills, but to increase the retention of rural physicians, more curricular emphasis is needed in the areas of sensitivity to rural social issues, counseling, networking, and fostering self-confidence to function effectively in an environment with limited or distant resources. Contains 33 references. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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