The specialty choices of graduates from Brighton and Sussex Medical School: a longitudinal cohort study

@inproceedings{Woolf2015TheSC,
  title={The specialty choices of graduates from Brighton and Sussex Medical School: a longitudinal cohort study},
  author={Katherine M. Woolf and Caroline Elton and Melanie J. Newport},
  booktitle={BMC medical education},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND Since 2007 junior doctors in the UK have had to make major career decisions at a point when previously many had not yet chosen a specialty. This study examined when doctors in this new system make specialty choices, which factors influence choices, and whether doctors who choose a specialty they were interested in at medical school are more confident in their choice than those doctors whose interests change post-graduation. METHODS Two cohorts of students in their penultimate year… CONTINUE READING
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