Factors Affecting the Choice of Psychiatry as a Specialty and Satisfaction among Turkish Psychiatry Residents

Ozer Ü., Ceri V., Carpar E., Sancak B., Yildirim F.

ACADEMIC PSYCHIATRY, vol.40, no.2, pp.299-303, 2016 (SSCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s40596-015-0346-5
  • Journal Indexes: Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.299-303
  • Keywords: Careers in psychiatry, Residents: recruitment, MEDICAL-STUDENTS, ATTITUDES, CAREER, CLERKSHIP
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes


Objective This study aimed to investigate the factors affecting the choice of psychiatry among psychiatry residents, identify the fulfillment of expectations, and assess their satisfaction level.