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Doctors of the Night: Will Med Students With Debts Consider Prostitution?

3 years agoHealth : Healthland

Desperate times often call for desperate measures, and for students with mounting education debts, that apparently means selling themselves. In the journal Student BMJ, Jodi Dixon, a medical student in her final year at the University of Birmingham in England, reports on the increasing number of undergraduate students who are turning to prostitution to make [...]
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BMJ article explores the cosy relationship that drug companies often have with doctors considered ‘key opinion leaders’

Health : Dr John Briffa's Blog (6 years ago)

Go to any medical educational meeting, and you’ll usually find individuals giving Powerpoint presentations that, when you boil down to it, sell the merits of a drug or device. Such presentations are usually delivered by doctors who ... Read Post

Medical Students Concerned About Debts And Their Futures

Health : Medical News Today (2 years ago)

Student BMJ is celebrating it's 20th anniversary as one of the leading international peer reviewed journals written by and for medical students. Since its launch in 1992, Student BMJ continues to support medical students and has 24,... Read Post

More Medical Students Resorting To Prostitution

Health : Medical News Today (3 years ago)

A final year medical student at the University of Birmingham, writing for the Student BMJ, reveals that 1 in 10 students currently say they know someone who pays for university fees using prostitution. The number of medical students... Read Post

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