Assessment of specialists in cardiovascular practice

@article{Ahmed2009AssessmentOS,
  title={Assessment of specialists in cardiovascular practice},
  author={Kamran Ahmed and Hutan Ashrafian and George B. Hanna and Ara Darzi and Thanos Athanasiou},
  journal={Nature Reviews Cardiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={6},
  pages={659-667}
}
Assessment of medical specialists was introduced to ensure patient safety and to maintain professional knowledge. Cardiovascular specialist assessment is challenging, as the ongoing development of new technologies is associated with increased requirements for up-to-date training and acquisition of new skills. The cardiovascular specialties include cardiology, vascular interventional radiology, cardiac surgery and vascular surgery. Assessment within these disciplines involves evaluation of… Expand
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