Author Affiliations: Divisions of Undergraduate and Graduate Medical Education, American Medical Association, Chicago, Ill.
The data for the following tables were derived mainly from the 2005-2006 Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) Annual Medical School Questionnaire. The questionnaire was sent to the deans of all 125 LCME-accredited medical schools and had a 100% response. Each completed questionnaire was reviewed and attempts were made to obtain missing data and to verify information. Trend data were derived from previous administrations of the LCME Annual Medical School Questionnaire.
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