Why are junior doctors deterred from choosing a surgical career?

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OBJECTIVE To identify the reasons why interns would not choose a surgical career. METHODS This qualitative study used semi-structured telephone interviews to explore the future career choices of 41 junior doctors (14 men, 27 women). Doctors were asked to identify specialties they would not take up, and state why this was the case. RESULTS Thirty (73.2… (More)
DOI: 10.1071/AH11999

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@article{Rogers2012WhyAJ, title={Why are junior doctors deterred from choosing a surgical career?}, author={Mary E. Rogers and Peter A. Creed and Judy Searle}, journal={Australian health review : a publication of the Australian Hospital Association}, year={2012}, volume={36 2}, pages={191-6} }