U.S. patients have lower mortality rates with foreign-trained doctors

Image result for U.S. patients have lower mortality rates with foreign-trained doctorsU.S. patients may have lower mortality rates if their doctors were trained at foreign medical schools rather than at American universities, a recent study suggests.

Researchers examined data for more than 1.2 million hospitalizations handled by general internists at U.S. hospitals and found patients were slightly less likely to die within 30 days after admission if their doctor went to medical school in another country….more:  reuters.