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May 25, 1957

CHALLENGES PRESENTED BY AND THE IMPORTANCE OF POSTGRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION

JAMA. 1957;164(4):366-368. doi:10.1001/jama.1957.02980040006002
Abstract

• Many resources are now available to the physician who wishes to keep up to date. The extent to which he utilizes them varies; he may neglect them entirely, or select what he thinks most suitable, or join a group in which attendance at certain meetings or courses is required. There is evidence of a dearth of programs of postgraduate education specifically designed for general practitioners, and evidence that some of the programs given have left much to be desired. The field bristles with challenges.

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