Long term regional migration patterns of physicians over the course of their active practice careers.

@article{Vanasse2007LongTR,
  title={Long term regional migration patterns of physicians over the course of their active practice careers.},
  author={Alain Vanasse and Thomas C. Ricketts and Josiane Courteau and Maria Gabriela Orzanco and Randy M R P Randolph and Shabnam Asghari},
  journal={Rural and remote health},
  year={2007},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={812}
}
INTRODUCTION The geographic distribution of physicians in the United States of America has been often described as unbalanced or maldistributed. There is much in the literature on the regional distribution of physicians but far less is written about their pattern of movement. This study aimed to examine the geographic transition of physicians at two points in time (1981 and 2003), in and out the four US census regions (Northeast, Midwest, South, and West). METHODS We identified 83 383 non… CONTINUE READING