Quality of medical training and emigration of physicians from India

Manas Kaushik, Ananya Roy, Anand Bang, Ajay Mahal

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Physician brain drain negatively impacts health care delivery. Interventions to address physician emigration have been constrained by lack of research on systematic factors that influence physician migration. We examined the relationship between the quality of medical training and rate of migration to the United States and the United Kingdom among Indian medical graduates (1955-2002).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1 - 8
Number of pages8
JournalBMC Health Services Research
Publication statusPublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes

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