Unchanging dilemmas in American medical education

Acad Med. 1989 May;64(5):240-4. doi: 10.1097/00001888-198905000-00004.


The author reviews "the lietmotiv of unresolved dilemmas" in American medical education: the problems of determining the premedical and medical school curricula and of selecting medical students. She offers suggestions for each area, but cautions that there are no simple answers.

MeSH terms

  • Curriculum*
  • Education, Medical*
  • Education, Premedical*
  • Humans
  • School Admission Criteria
  • United States