The role of general surgery in the age of surgical specialization

Richardson, J. David; Richardson, J D
December 1999
American Surgeon;Dec1999, Vol. 65 Issue 12, p1103
Academic Journal
journal article
Deals with the role of general surgery in the age of surgical specialization in the United States. Definition of general surgery; Threats to both the training and practice of general surgery; Several considerations that have to be considered in order to assure the growth of general surgery.


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