ERIC Number: EJ651586
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Personality and Medical Specialty Choice: A Literature Review and Integration.
Borges, Nicole J.; Savickas, Mark L.
Journal of Career Assessment, v10 n3 p362-80 Aug 2002
Synthesizes studies categorized by medical specialties and using the following instruments into the Five Factor Model of personality: Adjective Check List, California Psychological Inventory, 16 Personality Factor Questionnaire, and Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. Suggests a loose association between personalty factors and medical specialties and recommends shift from a variable to a person approach. (Contains 45 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A