What is the effect of secondary (high) schooling on subsequent medical school performance? A national, UK-based, cohort study.
BMJ Open 2018 May 23;8(5):e020291. Epub 2018 May 23.
Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, UK.
Objectives: University academic achievement may be inversely related to the performance of the secondary (high) school an entrant attended. Indeed, some medical schools already offer 'grade discounts' to applicants from less well-performing schools. However, evidence to guide such policies is lacking. Read More