Pregnancy during residency: a literature review.

  title={Pregnancy during residency: a literature review.},
  author={Susan Finch},
  journal={Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges},
  volume={78 4},
  • Susan Finch
  • Published 2003 in
    Academic medicine : journal of the Association of…
PURPOSE It is estimated that by 2010 30% of U.S. physicians will be women. Pregnancy during residency can and does happen in all programs, and continues to provide problems for many. The author reviews the issues surrounding pregnancy during residency by evaluating published commentaries and research reports. METHOD A literature search was conducted using Medline (January 1984-October 2001). Published articles were categorized as research or commentary. Research reports were sorted by content… CONTINUE READING