Dropping out of medical school in the UK : explaining changes over 10 years
Arulampalam, Wiji, Naylor, Robin Andrew, 1959- and Smith, Jeremy (Jeremy P.). (2007) Dropping out of medical school in the UK : explaining changes over 10 years. Medical Education, Vol.41 (No.4). pp. 385-394. ISSN 0308-0110
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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2929.2007.02710.x
For the 1990-92 and 1998-2000 cohorts we find the probability of dropping out of medical school is lower for students (i) with better prior qualifications, (ii) with a parent who is a doctor, (iii) living on campus.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Economics|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Medical education -- Great Britain, Dropouts -- Great Britain|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Medical Education|
|Page Range:||pp. 385-394|
|Access rights to Published version:||Open Access|
|Funder:||Economic and Social Research Council (Great Britain) (ESRC)|
Arulampalam, W., Naylor, R. A. and Smith, J. (2004). Factors affecting the probability of first-year medical student dropout in the UK: a logistic analysis for the intake cohorts of 1980-1992. Medical Education, 38, pp. 492-503.
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