Undergraduate occupational medicine tuition in UK schools of medicine.

@article{Williams2011UndergraduateOM,
  title={Undergraduate occupational medicine tuition in UK schools of medicine.},
  author={N. Williams and P. Wynn and S. Whitaker},
  journal={Occupational medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={61 3},
  pages={
          152-6
        }
}
AIMS To assess any recent change in the quantity of teaching of occupational medicine (OM) in UK undergraduate medical curricula, and to compare these results with those obtained in previous years. METHODS A questionnaire survey designed to capture information on the teaching of OM to undergraduates in all medical schools listed in the UK Universities and Colleges Admissions Service prospectus for 2008-09. RESULTS Twenty-one of 32 (66%) UK medical schools returned a completed questionnaire… Expand
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