Characterizing the General Surgery Workforce in Rural America
General surgeons form a crucial component of the medical workforce in rural areas of the United States. Analysis of the data suggests that the general surgical workforce has not kept pace with the rising population, and that the number of general surgeons in most rural areas of the U.S. will decline further.
WWAMI Rural Health Research Center
Matthew Thompson, Dana Christian Lynge, Eric Larson, Pantipa Tachawachira, Gary Hart