To the best of our knowledge, the information presented in this document is the most comprehensive compilation of facts and figures pertaining to residency and fellowship training in emergency medicine. These data portray the current and recent past status of training in the specialty. Finally, it is our desire that the information contained in this publication will (1) aid educators regarding training issues in emergency medicine; (2) assist policy makers in arriving at well-informed decisions; (3) provide investigators with descriptive data that may lend itself to hypothesis generation and further analyses; and (4) offer the emergency medicine community, as well as the medical community at large, a better understanding of the evolution and dynamic nature of residency training in this maturing discipline.
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Emergency Medicine