Risks of complaints and adverse disciplinary findings against international medical graduates in Victoria and Western Australia

Carlos Zubaran
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (5): . || doi: 10.5694/mja12.11809
Published online: 18 March 2013

To the Editor: Elkin and colleagues acknowledged that “most [international studies] have found no association” between acquiring a medical degree overseas and being the subject of a complaint;1 however, their principal findings — which differ from these other studies — require care in interpretation.

  • Carlos Zubaran

  • School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney, NSW.


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