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MOTIVATIONAL ASPECTS AND LEVEL OF SATISFACTION OF ITALIAN JUNIOR DOCTORS WITH REGARD TO KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS ACQUIRED ATTENDING SPECIFIC GENERAL PRACTICE TRAINING COURSES. A NATIONAL WEB SURVEY Featured

Written by Walter Mazzucco et al.
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The demographic and epidemiological transitions resulted in a pressing need to reformulate the health workforce demand

and to revise pre- and post-graduate training to prepare the medical profiles to meet the new health needs focused on

chronic diseases. The Italian Junior Doctors Association and the Giotto Movement carried out a web survey to identify

the motivational aspects and the level of satisfaction of Italian junior doctors regarding knowledge and skills acquired

after attending the General Practitioners’ specific training (GP-ST). Three-hundred-forty-seven General Practitioners (GPs),

302 trainees and 45 newly qualified trainees answered a web questionnaire. Significant differences (p-value= 0.018)

were documented between the two groups regarding the level of satisfaction on the GP-ST. The analysis by geographic

macro-areas of the answers given by the 302 trainees showed a heterogeneous level of overall satisfaction

(p-value= 0.005). In conclusion, the evidence provided by this cross-sectional study support the proposal to evolve

the GP-ST regional courses into general practice and primary care specialization schools.

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