Students' perspectives on global surgery and its integration into formal medical education

Published: 29 December 2022| Version 2 | DOI: 10.17632/93gwsz8xt4.2
Nicholas Rennie, Eva Degraeuwe, Charlotte Deltour, Miryam Serry Senhaji, Margo Vandenheede, Frederik Berrevoet, Elke Van Daele, Wouter Willaert


This dataset collected information on the knowledge, attitudes and exposure of Belgian medical students towards global surgery. A cross-sectional anonymous online survey consisting of 28 main and 17 additional questions was distributed to first to final year Belgian medical students using social media. Data was collected on demographics, exposure, knowledge, obstacles and attitudes of medical students towards global surgery.



Medical Education, Surgical Education