Australian Journalof Rural Health2008Jones, P. E. (2008). Doctor and physician assistant distribution in rural and remoteTexas counties.Australian Journal of Rural Health, 16(2), 12.Workforce"Postgraduate Education for the PhysicianAssistant: Where Are We Heading?"Knott, P.Journal of PhysicianAssistant Education2008Knott, P. (2008). Postgraduate education forthe physi‐cian assistant: Where arewe heading?Journal of Physician Assistant Education, 19(3), 6–7.The author reflects on the job offered to him as a feature editor for a section in ajournal which explores issues needing education of physician assistants (PAs)beyond their entry‐level training program. Hehopes to see the section of thejournal a place for scholarly debate which defines the true nature of thepostgraduate education of a PA. He claims that the issue presents an example ofthe first postgraduate PA training program that rises to a doctoral degree in aclinical specialty.Education"ExpandingPAs' Roles in Aesthetic Practices"Lennox, K. P.ADVANCE forPhysician Assistants2008Lennox, K. P. (2008). Expanding PAs’ roles in aesthetic practices.ADVANCE forPhysician Assistants, 16(1–2), 30.Krystie P. Lennox, PA‐C, gives advice to PAs on how to succeed in aestheticmedicine.Workforce"A Longitudinal Analysis of the GeneralSurgeryWorkforce in the United States"Lynge, D. C., Larson, E. H.,Thompson, M. J.,Rosenblatt, R. A., & Hart,L. G.Archives of Surgery2008Lynge, D. C., Larson, E. H., Thompson, M. J., Rosenblatt, R. A., & Hart, L. G. (2008).A longitudinal analysis of the general surgery Workforce in theUnited States,1981–2005. Archives of Surgery, 143(4), 345–350.This study analyzed the supply of general surgeons in the United States through aretrospective longitudinal analysis. Results showed that the overall number ofgeneral surgeons per 100 000 population has declined by 25.91% during the past25 years. The decline has beenmost marked in urban areas. However, moreremote rural areas continue to have significantly fewer general surgeons per 100000 population. These findings have implications for training, recruiting, andretaining general surgeonsWorkforce"CASPA The Applicant Pool‐2007 Cycle 7Report"McDaniel, M. J.Savannah, GA2008McDaniel, M. J. (2008, November).CASPA The Applicant Pool—2007 Cycle 7Report. Savannah, GA: CASPA Advisory Committee, Physician Assistant EducationAssociation.Education"Education"Morton‐Rias, D., &Hammond, J.Physician Assistant:A Guide to ClinicalPractice2008Morton‐Rias, D., & Hammond, J. (2008). Education. In R. M. Ballweg, E. M. Sullivan,D. Brown, & D. Vetroskly (Eds.),Physician Assistant: A Guide to Clinical Practice(4th ed.). Philadelphia: Elsevier/ Saunders.Education"Physician Assistant Medical Practice in theHealth Care Workforce: A Retrospective Studyof Medical Malpractice and Safety ComparingPhysician Assistants to Physicians andAdvanced Practice Nurses [unpublisheddissertation]"Nicholson, J. G.