Currently, a gap of more than $135,000 separates the median annual subspecialist income from that of a primary care physician, yielding a $3.5 million difference in expected income over a lifetime. These income disparities dissuade medical students from selecting primary care and should be addressed to ensure sufficient patient access to primary care. copy; 2010 American Academy of Family Physicians.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||1|
|Journal||American Family Physician|
|State||Published - Sep 15 2010|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Family Practice