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Unified European higher medical degrees.
  1. L. H. Breimer,
  2. D. P. Mikhailidis
  1. Department of Chemical Pathology and Human Metabolism, Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine, London, UK.


    Unequal access to higher medical degrees, which are important for career advancement, is a problem that is likely to plague UK medicine as integration within Europe proceeds. This paper analyses the characteristics of M.D.s at the Royal Free Hospital School of Medicine and proposes a solution of creating a common European doctorate.

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