TITLE

The Changing Paradigm of Residency Education in Surgery: A Perspective from the American College of Surgeons

AUTHOR(S)
Sachdeva, Ajit K.
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Feb2007, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p120
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the changes in the traditional model of residency education in surgery in the U.S. It cites the strengths of the system and its benefits. Scientific and technological advances and new approaches to the management of surgical diseases made an impact on the practice of surgery. A program for the Accreditation of Education Institute, which aims to build on the work of existing surgical skills centers across the country, was launched by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) in October 2005.
ACCESSION #
23913980

 

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