More than half of the medical students who apply for a dispensation drop out and need focused counselling.

INTRODUCTION The Student Counselling Service at the Faculty of Health Sciences, Aarhus University, Denmark, has experienced an increase in medical students with poor mental well-being. MATERIAL AND METHODS This was a descriptive, retrospective survey of 1,056 medical students commencing their studies in the period from September 2003 to February 2006. The… CONTINUE READING