Investigating factors influencing 4th-year physiotherapy students' opinions of cardiorespiratory physiotherapy as a career path.

@article{Reeve2012InvestigatingFI,
  title={Investigating factors influencing 4th-year physiotherapy students' opinions of cardiorespiratory physiotherapy as a career path.},
  author={Julie C Reeve and Margot Skinner and Annemarie Lee and Lisa A Wilson and Jennifer A Alison},
  journal={Physiotherapy theory and practice},
  year={2012},
  volume={28 5},
  pages={391-401}
}
Recruitment and retention issues in cardiorespiratory physiotherapy (CRP) have led to concerns for the future of this specialist area of physiotherapy. This study evaluated the career choices of student physiotherapists and elicited factors that influenced their perceptions of CRP. A postal questionnaire to two schools of physiotherapy in New Zealand and two in Australia was administered. Final year students were randomly selected and invited to complete the questionnaire. Details of… CONTINUE READING