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The influence of regional basic science campuses on medical students' choice of specialty and practice location: a historical cohort study

James J Brokaw1*, Christina A Mandzuk2, Michael E Wade3, Dennis W Deal1, Mary T Johnson4, Gary W White5, Jeffrey S Wilson6 and Terrell W Zollinger7

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1 Office of Medical Student Affairs, Indiana University School of Medicine, 635 Barnhill Drive, MS-164, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA

2 The EMMES Corporation, Rockville, Maryland, USA

3 Indiana State Department of Health, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

4 Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Terre Haute, Indiana, USA

5 Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Evansville, Indiana, USA

6 Department of Geography, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis, Indiana USA

7 Bowen Research Center, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

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BMC Medical Education 2009, 9:29  doi:10.1186/1472-6920-9-29

Published: 6 June 2009

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Table 2. Influence of regional campus training on medical specialty choice of Indiana University medical students.

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Table 3. Influence of regional campus training on practice location choice of Indiana University medical students.

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