Letters Medical migration

The real elephant in the room

BMJ 2007; 335 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39353.489120.BE (Published 04 October 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:684
  1. Mohammad Farhad Peerally, fourth year medical student
  1. University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN
  1. mda04mfp{at}shef.ac.uk

Winyard has missed the issue of non-European Union UK medical graduates.1 These students make up about 15% of medical undergraduates, and UK medical schools depend on their financial backing to survive. Each student would have forked out at least £80 000 (€114 000; $162 000) by year 5, …

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