Brain drain in Nepal and the plight of young health professionals

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https://doi.org/10.3126/jkmc.v11i1.45484

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Brain, Drain, Professionals

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2022-06-06

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Shakya, S. (2022). Brain drain in Nepal and the plight of young health professionals. Journal of Kathmandu Medical College, 11(1), 1–3. https://doi.org/10.3126/jkmc.v11i1.45484