Perceptions of a short-term medical programme in the Dominican Republic: Voices of care recipients

@article{Decamp2014PerceptionsOA,
  title={Perceptions of a short-term medical programme in the Dominican Republic: Voices of care recipients},
  author={M. Decamp and Samuel Enumah and Daniel W O'Neill and J. Sugarman},
  journal={Global Public Health},
  year={2014},
  volume={9},
  pages={411 - 425}
}
Participation in short-term global health programmes for low-income countries is increasing amongst practising clinicians and trainees from high-income countries. However, few studies explicitly examine the perceptions of programme recipients. In July 2012, we conducted semi-structured interviews with a purposive sample of 47 adults receiving care from Medical Ministry International, an international non-governmental organisation providing short-term medical programmes in the Dominican Republic… Expand
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