Published Literature on the Match Process

Miller JB, Schaad DC, Crittenden RA, Oriol NE , MacLaren C. Communication between programs and applicants during residency selection: effects of the match on medical students' professional development. Acad Med. 2003 Apr;78(4):403-11.

Carek PJ , anderson KD . JAMA. msJAMA: residency selection process and the match: does anyone believe anybody? 2001 Jun 6;285(21):2784-5.

andriole DA , Whelan AJ , Schechtman KB . Recent trends in match process outcomes for U.S. senior medical students. Acad Med. 2003 Oct;78(10 Suppl):S6-9.

Englander R , Carraccio C , Zalneraitis E , Sarkin R , Morgenstern B . Guiding medical students through the match: perspectives from recent graduates. Pediatrics. 2003 Sep;112(3 Pt 1):502-5.

and a response Pediatrics. 2004 Mar;113(3 Pt 1):624-5; author reply 624-5.


Morgenstern BZ , Zalneraitis E , Slavin S . J Pediatr. Improving the letter of recommendation for pediatric residency applicants: an idea whose time has come? 2003 Aug;143(2):143-4.

Newton DA , Grayson MS . JAMA. Trends in career choice by US medical school graduates. 2003 Sep 3;290(9):1179-82.

Shelov SP , Burg FD . The pediatric residency match: a worrisome horizon. Ambul Pediatr. 2002 Nov-Dec;2(6):417-8.

Rose GL , Rukstalis MR , Schuckit MA . Informal mentoring between faculty and medical students. Acad Med. 2005 Apr;80(4):344-8.