TITLE

Colorectal surgery as a specialty

AUTHOR(S)
Goligher, John
PUB. DATE
November 1996
SOURCE
Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Nov1996, Vol. 89 Issue 11, p601
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article examines the issue on whether colorectal surgery should be practiced by specialists or by general surgeons. It is pointed out that a general surgeon who starts to perform mostly colorectal surgeries will eventually find himself practicing little else. The issue cannot be resolved at the moment because the two follow-up surveys failed to offer objective information.
ACCESSION #
23082232

 

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