The 10 000-hour rule and residency training

Omahen, David A.
June 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/9/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 12, p1272
Academic Journal
The article offers the author's view concerning the new rules which limit the working hours of medical residents. It notes that as the number of training hours decreases, the quality of training of the residents should be improved. It suggests that in order to improve training programs and methods, educators should see to it that the students are actively engaged in the learning process.


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