ALTON I. SUTNICK, M.D., F.A.C.P.; MICHA LEVY, M.D.
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Israel probably has the largest number of doctors per capita of any country in the world (1:336 in 1973; second is the USSR with 1:360 in 1972). Physicians are not in great demand there as in the United States, and all groups and specialties face many problems. But they have a commitment to Israel; it is their country. Many of those born and trained in Israel have been offered academic positions in the United States. A few have accepted, but most have declined. They prefer to remain with their countrymen in their land of birth or immigration, the country in
ALTON I. SUTNICK, MICHA LEVY. The Medical Scene in Israel Today. Ann Intern Med. 1975;83:732. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-83-5-732
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