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

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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    Schuster, K. M., Lopez, P. P., Greene, T., Wheeler, K., Soffer, D., Habib, F., Cohn, S. M., & Schulman, C. I. (2008). How can trauma surgeons maintain their operative skills? Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care, 65(2), 387-389. https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0b013e31817db08f