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Residency competitive- Anesthesiology vs. ER

Discussion in 'Emergency Medicine' started by fiddler1, Jul 16, 2006.

  1. fiddler1

    fiddler1 New Member

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    Any thoughts about which is more difficult to obtain in our ever changing world. Did any of you out there have a hard time choosing between the two?
     
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  3. southerndoc

    southerndoc life is good
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    Who knows which will be more competitive this year.

    They were about equal last year, but in past years anesthesiology hasn't been that competitive. Ten years ago emergency medicine programs didn't fill.

    Competitiveness changes from year to year.
     
  4. Jeff698

    Jeff698 EM/EMS nerd
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    Whichever one you decide you want more will be more competitive.

    Sucks, but that's the way life is. If you don't belive me, take a look at which line at the grocery store moves faster. I promise, it'll be the one you're not in.

    Take care,
    Jeff
     
  5. rayoflite

    rayoflite Junior Member
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    I like that one :)
    ...good thing that dating is different - getting her to go out with you is competitive in one case, while breaking free of her is comp. in another. :smuggrin:
    (just kidding :) ) Pick what you like better or else keeping a happy smile for the rest of your life could become a challange.
     
  6. EctopicFetus

    EctopicFetus Keeping it funky enough
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    Words of genius.... which is different than words by a genius ;)
     

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