Medical students have serious reservations about internal medicine as a career choice. Perceptions about the medical residency, the patients they expect to see, and the dissatisfaction among residents and internists are foremost in their thinking. Changes to improve the attractiveness of internal medicine should address these adverse perceptions while building on the positive influences identified by the respondents.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||Annals of internal medicine|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1991|