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Are new surgeons ready to practice?

  Discussion with Dr. James Barone, a former general surgery program director. Themes: Changes in training have affected readiness for independent practice: work hours and autonomy in training. Challenges to making changes in today’s training programs. “Transition to Practice Fellowship”

Signs of Obsolescence

By: Bruce Campbell Category Reflections in a Head Mirror by Dr. Bruce Campbell
Tell me to what you pay attention and I will tell you who you are.
-Jose Ortega y Gasset
The senior resident hauled our little band of …

Meditoons™ – Tumor Sphincter of Oddi

A good meditoon first establishes the normal anatomy and function, and then shows the development of the disease process. Meditoons are left without audio on purpose. They are meant for the physician to fill in their own narrative.
Our first edition …

Liver Surgery Update

Dr. Niraj Gusani discusses the changes which have made liver surgery safer, multidisciplinary patient management, and trends in hepatocellular malignancy.