AMA Journal of Ethics

Formerly Virtual Mentor

Illuminating the art of medicine

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AMA Journal of Ethics

Formerly Virtual Mentor

Illuminating the art of medicine

Virtual Mentor. April 2012, Volume 14, Number 4.

Ethics Poll

The "Foreign" in Illness and Medicine

The Ethics Poll is a snapshot of the opinions of interested readers.

Illegal immigrants should be eligible for the following government-subsidized medical interventions (check all that apply).
Should the United States actively recruit foreign physicians to alleviate the domestic shortage of physicians?
There are many online communities devoted to discussion of illness. What, if anything, is your connection to them?
Poll results reflect the opinions of visitors to the site who voluntarily answer the poll questions. Those visitors do not represent a random sample of our readers. The viewpoints expressed on this site are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the AMA.