Standards in medical education in the European Union

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Standards in medical education are necessary to enable evaluation of programmes and comparison between institutions. EC Directive 93/16 lays down the standards for both the duration and content of basic medical education in the European Union but the directive is open to wide variations in interpretation. A new approach is needed and the development of common learning outcomes is suggested as a possible solution.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)507-509
Number of pages3
JournalMedical Teacher
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2003

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