Factors affecting future specialty choice among medical students in Kuwait

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Al-Fouzan, Rawan; Al-Ajlan, Sarah; Marwan, Yousef; Al-Saleh, Mervat;
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
  • Journal: Medical Education Online, volume 17 (issn: 1087-2981, eissn: 1087-2981)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.3402/meo.v17i0.19587, pmc: PMC3529360
  • Subject: residency | Special aspects of education | Kuwait | Research Article | medical education | specialty choice | R5-920 | LC8-6691 | future career | career choice | medical education; future career; specialty choice; career choice; residency; Kuwait | Medicine (General)
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Background: Choosing a medical specialty can be either a daunting and confusing experience for some medical students and junior doctors or a foregone conclusion to others. The aim of this study is to evaluate factors affecting future specialty choice among medical stude... View more
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