Foreign Medical Graduates
Education, Medical, Graduate
Educational programs for medical graduates entering a specialty. They include formal specialty training as well as academic work in the clinical and basic medical sciences, and may lead to board certification or an advanced medical degree.
Professional Practice Location
Geographic area in which a professional person practices; includes primarily physicians and dentists.
American Medical Association
Professional society representing the field of medicine.
The granting of a license to practice medicine.
Internship and Residency
Use for general articles concerning medical education.
Newfoundland and Labrador
Province of Canada consisting of the island of Newfoundland and an area of Labrador. Its capital is St. John's.
Individuals licensed to practice medicine.
Medically Underserved Area
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of medicine.
Education, Medical, Undergraduate
Women licensed to practice medicine.
Rural Health Services
Emigration and Immigration
A medical discipline that is based on the philosophy that all body systems are interrelated and dependent upon one another for good health. This philosophy, developed in 1874 by Dr. Andrew Taylor Still, recognizes the concept of "wellness" and the importance of treating illness within the context of the whole body. Special attention is placed on the MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM.
Education, Pharmacy, Graduate
Education, Nursing, Graduate
Those educational activities engaged in by holders of a bachelor's degree in nursing, which are primarily designed to prepare them for entrance into a specific field of nursing, and may lead to board certification or a more advanced degree.
Education, Dental, Graduate
Educational programs for dental graduates entering a specialty. They include formal specialty training as well as academic work in the clinical and basic dental sciences, and may lead to board certification or an advanced dental degree.
The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a medical school.
Education, Medical, Continuing
Educational programs designed to inform physicians of recent advances in their field.
Attitude of Health Personnel
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
Use for articles concerning dental education in general.
Patient Education as Topic
The teaching or training of patients concerning their own health needs.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
Use for general articles concerning nursing education.
Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.
Primary Health Care
Fellowships and Scholarships
Formal instruction, learning, or training in the preparation, dispensing, and proper utilization of drugs in the field of medicine.
Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.