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Encouraging, upbeat, and sympathetic, the author writes with warmth about the medical school experience. The motives and considerations that are part of the decision to apply to medical school are examined as well as the medical school's selection process. Chapters are devoted to the adjustment to school, the personal struggles and victories of the students, relationships with faculty and administrators, and related matters. The author is understanding and demonstrates his considerable experience in working with students, which includes long service as a faculty member, dean of admissions, and dean. By training he is a psychiatrist, and his perspective is from
Doctor-To-Be: Coping with the Trials and Triumphs of Medical School.. Ann Intern Med. 1982;96:129. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-96-1-129_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1982;96(1):129.
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