ERIC Number: EJ631190
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Psychosocial Training in U.S. Internal Medicine and Family Practice Residency Programs.
Gaufberg, Elizabeth H.; Joseph, Robert C.; Pels, Richard J.; Wyshak, Grace; Wieman, Dow; Nadelson, Carol C.
Academic Medicine, v76 n7 p738-42 Jul 2001
Surveyed directors of internal medicine (IM) and family practice (FP) residency programs regarding the format, content, and quantity of psychosocial training in their programs, their opinions on topics related to such training, and program demographics. Found considerable variation in content and time devoted to psychosocial training within and between program types, with FP programs generally requiring more training. (EV)
Descriptors: Family Practice (Medicine), Internal Medicine, Medical Education, Medical Schools, School Surveys, Training
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A