Fundamental Changes in General Surgery Residency Training

Bass, Barbara Lee
February 2007
American Surgeon;Feb2007, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p109
Academic Journal
The article presents information on the fundamental changes to be considered in general surgery residency training in the U.S. The goal of curriculum-based training is to focus on the educational and training expectations for all general surgery residents. It states that training residents can also acquire skills in nonclinical environments. An appraisal tool was developed to evaluate the trainees and for them to evaluate their own abilities.


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