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Descriptor English: Education, Medical, Graduate
Descriptor Spanish: Educación de Postgrado en Medicina
Descriptor Portuguese: Educação de Pós-Graduação em Medicina
Descriptor French: Enseignement spécialisé en médecine
Entry term(s): Education, Graduate Medical
Graduate Medical Education
Medical Education, Graduate
Tree number(s): I02.358.337.350
I02.358.399.350
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004503
Scope note: Educational programs for medical graduates entering a specialty. They include formal specialty training as well as academic work in the clinical and basic medical sciences, and may lead to board certification or an advanced medical degree.
Annotation: differentiate from EDUCATION, MEDICAL, CONTINUING: see note on EDUCATION, CONTINUING; Manual 34.22 GRAD
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 66; EDUCATION, MEDICAL, POSTGRADUATE was see under EDUCATION, MEDICAL, CONTINUING & EDUCATION, MEDICAL, GRADUATE 1966-74; was heading 1963-65
Online Note: use EDUCATION, MEDICAL, GRADUATE & EDUCATION, MEDICAL, CONTINUING to search EDUCATION, MEDICAL, POSTGRADUATE 1966-74
History Note: 66; EDUCATION, MEDICAL, POSTGRADUATE was see under EDUCATION, MEDICAL, CONTINUING & EDUCATION, MEDICAL, GRADUATE 1966-74; was heading 1963-65
Entry Version: EDUC MED GRAD
DeCS ID: 4571
Unique ID: D004503
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Education, Medical, Graduate - Preferred
Concept UI M0007092
Scope note Educational programs for medical graduates entering a specialty. They include formal specialty training as well as academic work in the clinical and basic medical sciences, and may lead to board certification or an advanced medical degree.
Preferred term Education, Medical, Graduate
Entry term(s) Education, Graduate Medical
Graduate Medical Education
Medical Education, Graduate



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