TITLE

A continuing challenge: the training of laparoscopic surgeons

AUTHOR(S)
Morgenstern, Leon
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Surgical Innovation;Sep2005, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p289
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
Comments on challenges facing the training of laparoscopic surgeons. Differences of skills in laparoscopic surgery from open surgery; The effect of changes in the role of students as assistants to surgeons; Obstacles to the development of the laparoscopic surgeon; Observations and suggestions for the future.
ACCESSION #
18643928

 

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