National trends in minimally invasive and open operative experience of graduating general surgery residents

Implications for surgical skills curricula development?

Jeffrey S. Carson, Lynette Smith, Madhuri Are, James Edney, Kenneth Azarow, David W. Mercer, Jon S. Thompson, Chandrakanth Are

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Abstract

Background: The aim of this study was to analyze national trends in minimally invasive and open cases of all graduating residents in general surgery. Methods: A retrospective analysis was performed on data obtained from Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education logs (19992008) of graduating residents from all US general surgery residency programs. Data were analyzed using Mantel-Haenszel χ 2 tests and the Bonferroni adjustment to detect trends in the number of minimally invasive and open cases. Results: Minimally invasive procedures accounted for an increasing proportion of cases performed (3.7% to 11.1%, P

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)720-726
Number of pages7
JournalAmerican Journal of Surgery
Volume202
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2011
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • ACGME
  • General surgery residents
  • Minimally invasive cases
  • Open cases
  • Trends

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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National trends in minimally invasive and open operative experience of graduating general surgery residents : Implications for surgical skills curricula development? / Carson, Jeffrey S.; Smith, Lynette; Are, Madhuri; Edney, James; Azarow, Kenneth; Mercer, David W.; Thompson, Jon S.; Are, Chandrakanth.

In: American Journal of Surgery, Vol. 202, No. 6, 12.2011, p. 720-726.

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Carson, Jeffrey S. ; Smith, Lynette ; Are, Madhuri ; Edney, James ; Azarow, Kenneth ; Mercer, David W. ; Thompson, Jon S. ; Are, Chandrakanth. / National trends in minimally invasive and open operative experience of graduating general surgery residents : Implications for surgical skills curricula development?. In: American Journal of Surgery. 2011 ; Vol. 202, No. 6. pp. 720-726.
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