The future of the profession — a survey of dental school applicants

  title={The future of the profession — a survey of dental school applicants},
  author={F. M. J. Stewart and John R. Drummond and Lloyd Carson and G Hoad Reddick},
  journal={British Dental Journal},
Purpose To gather background information about applicants to the dental undergraduate course, and ascertain the factors involved in their decision to study dentistry.Method Applicants attending for interview at Dundee and Manchester Dental Schools completed anonymous questionnaires. The useable response rate was 94% (n = 436).Results There were equal numbers of male and female applicants to the two schools as a whole. Although there was a much broader ethnic mix in the applicants to Manchester… CONTINUE READING

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