Medical Education in Egypt: Historical Background, Current Status, and Challenges

@article{Abdelaziz2018MedicalEI,
  title={Medical Education in Egypt: Historical Background, Current Status, and Challenges},
  author={Adel Abdelaziz and Salah Eldin Kassab and A Abdelnasser and Somaya Hosny},
  journal={Health Professions Education},
  year={2018}
}
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