“They liked it if you said you cried”: how medical students perceive the teaching of professionalism

Alexander M Owen
Med J Aust 2014; 200 (1): . || doi: 10.5694/mja13.11196
Published online: 20 January 2014

To the Editor: Birden and Usherwood’s article regarding medical students’ perceptions of the teaching of professionalism1 would have struck a chord with countless recent graduates from Australian medical schools.

  • Alexander M Owen

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Liverpool Hospital, Sydney, NSW.


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