The student and junior doctor in distress

Kay A Wilhelm
Med J Aust 2002; 177 (1): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2002.tb04650.x
Published online: 1 July 2002

A recent article noting that "unhappy doctors are a worldwide phenomenon" imputes this to ongoing changes in relationships with patients and society.1 Despite this phenomenon, many young people, for a variety of reasons, still wish to study medicine. The reasons include:

  • Kay A Wilhelm

  • St Vincent's Hospital, Darlinghurst, NSW.



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