Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care

EDITORIAL
Year
: 2016  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 745--746

Future of profession


Raman Kumar 
 Chief Editor, Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, President Academy of Family Physicians of India, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Raman Kumar
Chief Editor, Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, President Academy of Family Physicians of India, 049, Crema Tower, Mahagun Mascot, Crossing Republik, Ghaziabad  -  201  016, Uttar Pradesh
India

Being a doctor in today's time is a tough experience in many parts of the world. Many young people motivated by the traditional image of profession and desire for service opted for this vocation without anticipating today's challenging environment. Bad press, violence against doctors, tough employment conditions, unemployment, and lack of societal respect have become common phenomenon across the world. It is indeed time to introspect. The institution of medical profession is rapidly transforming not necessarily only under the influence of rapidly changing technology. The presented viewpoint is an analysis on impact of changing global political scenario on the future of medical profession.


How to cite this article:
Kumar R. Future of profession.J Family Med Prim Care 2016;5:745-746


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Kumar R. Future of profession. J Family Med Prim Care [serial online] 2016 [cited 2017 Sep 23 ];5:745-746
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