Physician scientists in respiratory medicine.

  title={Physician scientists in respiratory medicine.},
  author={Yasuhiko Nishioka},
  journal={Respiratory investigation},
  volume={52 5},
In Japan, many physicians have taken the opportunity to perform basic research as a part of a Ph.D. program during or after clinical training. This system provides the physician a chance to analyze the science underlying medicine during an important period in their life, and it has undoubtedly contributed to Japanese clinical medicine by producing physician… CONTINUE READING