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Acta Médica Peruana

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GUEVARA-COTRINA, Yessenia; SAUCEDO-CHINCHAY, José Luis; DIAZ-VELEZ, Cristian  and  SOTO-CACERES, Víctor. Profile and employment situation of newly graduated physicians from medical school in Lambayeque, 2013. Acta méd. peruana [online]. 2016, vol.33, n.2, pp.111-118. ISSN 1728-5917.

Objective: To describe the perception of newly graduated physicians of faculties of Human Medicine of Lima (Peru) on his internship. Methods: An observational, descriptive and cross-sectional study was conducted. We surveyed physicians during a course, collecting data related to biosafety boarding, medical insurance, aggression, teaching, workload and administrative burden. Results: In a population of 268 physicians, 42.5% said it has been delivered biosafety materials whenever necessary, 35.8% who did not have health insurance, 42.5% have not had rest after a night shift, 63.1% have ever suffered during his internship verbal aggression, 21.6% sexual harassment , and 6.3% physical aggression. Conclusion: as perceived by respondents, problem situations are described during internship with respect to the supply of materials biosafety, health insurance, the rest after a night shift, and violence.

Keywords : Schools, Medical; Professional practice; Job satisfaction.

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