How can trauma surgeons maintain their operative skills?

Kevin M. Schuster, Peter P. Lopez, Tobi Greene, Kerry Wheeler, Dror Soffer, Fahim Habib, Stephen M. Cohn, Carl I Schulman

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Abstract

Trauma operative experience decreased but emergency general surgery increased over a decade at our trauma center. It appears possible to maintain a busy operative trauma service by the inclusion of emergency general surgery consultations.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)387-389
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care
Volume65
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2008

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Keywords

  • Elective general surgery
  • Emergency general surgery
  • Surgical skills
  • Trauma surgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine

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How can trauma surgeons maintain their operative skills? / Schuster, Kevin M.; Lopez, Peter P.; Greene, Tobi; Wheeler, Kerry; Soffer, Dror; Habib, Fahim; Cohn, Stephen M.; Schulman, Carl I.

In: Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care, Vol. 65, No. 2, 01.08.2008, p. 387-389.

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Schuster, KM, Lopez, PP, Greene, T, Wheeler, K, Soffer, D, Habib, F, Cohn, SM & Schulman, CI 2008, 'How can trauma surgeons maintain their operative skills?', Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care, vol. 65, no. 2, pp. 387-389. https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0b013e31817db08f
Schuster, Kevin M. ; Lopez, Peter P. ; Greene, Tobi ; Wheeler, Kerry ; Soffer, Dror ; Habib, Fahim ; Cohn, Stephen M. ; Schulman, Carl I. / How can trauma surgeons maintain their operative skills?. In: Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 2008 ; Vol. 65, No. 2. pp. 387-389.
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