Graduate medical education research in the 21st century and JAMA on call

Lim, Joseph K.; Golub, Robert M.
December 2004
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;12/15/2004, Vol. 292 Issue 23, p2913
Academic Journal
Presents an editorial on graduate medical education research in the 21st century. Comments on a report in this issue on residency burnout; Belief that the methodological weakness of the evidence leaves as many questions as answers; Increase in studies of graduate medical students over the years but need for much more; Questions on who will fund the needed research; Changes in medical education over the years; Recent rulings on work hours and the National Resident Matching Program; Commitment of this magazine to advancing the science of post-graduate medical training; Encouragement for students, residents and others to submit papers on the topic.


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