Issues affecting specialty career paths in dermatology.

Aimee L. Leonard*, C. William Hanke, Mark A. Bechtel, Isaac Brownell, Larry J. Buckel, Robert M. Hurwitz, Sherry H. Hsiung, Amy S. Paller, Kirsten Turchan

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As the field of medicine changes, physicians deal with ever-increasing challenges and pressures. An overview of broad career paths within the specialty of dermatology is presented and important issues affecting these subspecialty tracks are discussed. These issues include increasing regulatory controls, the medical liability crisis, competitive forces, corporate and global outsourcing threats, managed care, and reimbursement.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1182-1188
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology


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