Enhancing the Current Broad-Based Training System and Its Necessity

Fischer, Josef E.
February 2007
American Surgeon;Feb2007, Vol. 73 Issue 2, p130
Academic Journal
The author focuses on the enhancement and necessity of the broad-based training system in general surgery in the U.S. It discusses the brief history of the evolution of the training system. The aim of the training system is to provide extensive experience in various surgical subspecialties. He states that using technology in the training of residents can enhance the training system. Surgery training programs should exist for the benefit of the trainee and for the benefit of the society.


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