The Impact of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Work-Hour Regulations on the Surgical Experience of Orthopaedic Surgery Residents
- Fewer Hours, Fewer Errors? COMMINS, JOHN // HealthLeaders Magazine;Nov2008, Vol. 11 Issue 11, p51
The article reports on the implementation of an 80-hour workweek for medical residents by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) to reduce committing fatigue-related medical errors. "Pediatrics" magazine published a study which reviewed the work habits of 220 residents...
- The trainee's tale. // BMJ: British Medical Journal;10/13/2012, Vol. 345 Issue 7878, p18
The article describes Simone Speggiorin's work at Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital in Bangalore. Speggiorin worked more than 12 hours a day, six days a week at the hospital in Bangalore, performing three or four operations a day. A paediatric cardiac surgeon from Padua University in Italy,...
- Trainee doctors may miss out on the robotic revolution. Magos, Tiarnan // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;11/12/2011, Vol. 343 Issue 7831, p996
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Robots in Theatre: Tomorrow's World?," by G. Watts in the October 18, 2011 issue.
- Departmental divisions and the crisis in undergraduate medical education. Richards, Peter // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);5/7/1988, Vol. 296 Issue 6632, p1278
Investigates the crisis in undergraduate medical education. Responsibility of the Department of Education and Science in funding preclinical medical education and clinical academic staff; Lack of coordination between the DES and the Department of Health and Social Security; Casualty of staff...
- Staffing dispute in Bristol trust hospital. Fleming, Charlotte // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);7/25/92, Vol. 305 Issue 6847, p210
Focuses on the dispute regarding the medical staffing levels at the Bristol trust hospital in England. Implications of dispute for low level hospital staffs; Awareness of the board on the problems related to staffing; Emphasis on medical education.
- The Questionnaire D-RECT German: Adaptation and testtheoretical properties of an instrument for Evaluation of the learning climate in medical specialist training. Iblher, Peter; Zupanic, M.; Ostermann, T. // GMS Zeitschrift fÃ¼r Medizinische Ausbildung;2015, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p1
Aim: Boor et al  developed and validated the questionnaire D-RECT (Dutch Residency Educational Climate Test) to measure the clinical learning environment within the medical specialist training. In this study, a German version of this questionnaire (D-RECT German) is analyzed regarding...
- Could a passage to India be the way to get more surgical experience? Davies, Peter // BMJ: British Medical Journal;10/13/2012, Vol. 345 Issue 7878, p18
The article discusses that doctors who perform more surgical operations have a lot of practical knowledge and experience. The doctors should avail the surgical experiences so that they can perform more surgeries in a day and with great ease. The surgeons in India are provided a good amount of...
- VIDEO GAMERS BEST RESIDENTS IN VIRTUAL SURGERY. // Urology Times;Dec2012, Vol. 40 Issue 13, p58
The article reports on the result of a study from the University of Texas Medical Brach at Galveston which unveils that high school-and college-age video game players are better virtual surgeons compared to medical residents.
- THE ORTHOPAEDIC FORUM. Bernstein, Adam D.; Jazrawi, Laith M.; Elbeshbeshy, Basil; Ddlla Valle, Craig J.; Zuckerman, Joseph D. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Nov2002, Vol. 84-A Issue 11, p2090
Focuses on the selection process of applicants for orthopedic residency programs. Academic criteria used by the program directors in the recruitment process; Ranking of twenty-six resident-selection criteria based on the results of a questionnaire completed by the directors; Ethics and...