To the Editor: Medical educators and the public are increasingly concerned about threats to physician professionalism.1 However, little is known about unprofessional behaviors among incoming internal medicine interns. This study assessed participation in and perceptions of unprofessional behaviors among entering medicine interns at the University of Chicago Medical Center and 2 independent residency programs affiliated with Northwestern University at the time of the survey.
Participation in and Perceptions of Unprofessional Behaviors Among Incoming Internal Medicine Interns. JAMA. 2008;300(10):1132-1134. doi:10.1001/jama.300.10.1132