Primary care specialty career choice among Canadian medical students: Understanding the factors that influence their decisions.

@article{Osborn2017PrimaryCS,
  title={Primary care specialty career choice among Canadian medical students: Understanding the factors that influence their decisions.},
  author={Heather A Osborn and Jordan T Glicksman and Michael G. Brandt and Philip C. Doyle and Kevin M.T. Fung},
  journal={Canadian family physician Medecin de famille canadien},
  year={2017},
  volume={63 2},
  pages={
          e107-e113
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To identify which factors influence medical students' decision to choose a career in family medicine and pediatrics, and which factors influence their decision to choose careers in non-front-line specialties. DESIGN Survey that was created based on a comprehensive literature review to determine which factors are considered important when choosing practice specialty. SETTING Ontario medical school. PARTICIPANTS An open cohort of medical students in the graduating classes of 2008… CONTINUE READING

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