MARY LORETTA ROSENLUND, M.D.; FRANK A. OSKI, M.D.
Although increasing attention is now being paid to the possibility of an impending shortage of physicians, little thought has been given to the present sources of physician attrition. Many believe that one large group in the medical community that does not contribute its share to the practice of medicine is that comprised of female physicians. Much prejudice and little published fact are available for those wishing to draw their own unbiased conclusions. Opinions concerning the role of women in medicine range to the extremes. Some contend that women are an unnecessary expense to medical schools because so many of them
ROSENLUND ML, OSKI FA. Women in Medicine. Ann Intern Med. 1967;66:1008–1012. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-66-5-1008
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1967;66(5):1008-1012.
Copyright © 2019 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use