TITLE

Fundamental Changes in General Surgery Residency Training

AUTHOR(S)
Bass, Barbara Lee
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Feb2007, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p109
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
23913978

 

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