[The prestige of diseases and medical specialties].

  title={[The prestige of diseases and medical specialties].},
  author={D Album},
  journal={Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny raekke},
  volume={111 17},
  • D Album
  • Published 1991 in
    Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening…
Diseases and medical specialties differ as regards social prestige. Samples of experienced physicians, medical students at two different levels, and other health professions were asked to rate 38 diseases and 22 medical specialties and subspecialties by prestige. The measured differences in prestige were substantial. Among the diseases, myocardial… CONTINUE READING