Medical student selection criteria and junior doctor workplace performance.

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Medical school selection decisions have consequences beyond graduation. With generally low attrition rates, most medical students become junior doctors. Universities are therefore not just selecting students into a medical course; they are choosing the future medical workforce. Understanding the relationship between selection criteria and outcomes beyond the successful completion of a medical degree may inform approaches to student selection.


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Name: BMC medical education
ISSN: 1472-6920
Pages: 384


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