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Projected numbers of active and semi-retired Sub-Saharan African (SSA) migrant physicians in the 2015 American Medical Association (AMA) Physician Masterfile.

By Akhenaten Benjamin Siankam Tankwanchi (459551), Sten H. Vermund (157601) and Douglas D. Perkins (721385)

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<p>Note: Based on available residency completions and expected completions of active and semi-retired Sub-Saharan African migrant physicians in the 2013 AMA Physician Masterfile [<a href="http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0124734#pone.0124734.ref027" target="_blank">27</a>]; SSA-IMGs, international medical graduates trained in SSA-based medical schools; SSA-BFTs, SSA-born, but foreign-trained physicians (including US medical graduates and international medical graduates trained in non-SSA-based medical schools).</p

Topics: Uncategorised, 2013 American Medical Association Physician Masterfile, physician workforce, 34 SSA countries, gps, address health workforce retention, United States Data monitoring, 2013 AMA Masterfile
Year: 2015
DOI identifier: 10.1371/journal.pone.0124734.g001
OAI identifier: oai:figshare.com:article/1377003
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