[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Views 24,900
Citations 0
Medical News & Perspectives
Quick Uptakes
October 31, 2019

Medical Students Around the World Poorly Trained in Nutrition

JAMA. 2019;322(19):1852. doi:10.1001/jama.2019.17297

A poor diet now outranks smoking as the leading cause of death globally and in the United States, according to the latest data. Yet a recent systematic review of studies suggests that medical students in countries around the world haven’t been getting the education they need to counsel patients on healthy eating.