Redefining the professional identity of the surgeon

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The study conducted by Okoshi and colleagues1 supports the claim that female surgeons can achieve as good outcomes as male surgeons and raises the question of why, when most medical school entrants are women, they remain under-represented in surgical specialties. The existing literature indicates several structural barriers, such
Original languageEnglish
Article numbero2580
JournalBMJ (Clinical research ed.)
Publication statusPublished - 28 Oct 2022

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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