Dissecting Attending Surgeons' Operating Room Guidance: Factors That Affect Guidance Decision Making.

@article{Chen2015DissectingAS,
  title={Dissecting Attending Surgeons' Operating Room Guidance: Factors That Affect Guidance Decision Making.},
  author={Xiaodong Chen and Reed G. Williams and Douglas S. Smink},
  journal={Journal of surgical education},
  year={2015},
  volume={72 6},
  pages={e137-44}
}
PURPOSE The amount of guidance provided by the attending surgeon in the operating room (OR) is a key element in developing residents' autonomy. The purpose of this study is to explore factors that affect attending surgeons' decision making regarding OR guidance provided to the resident. METHODS We used video-stimulated recall interviews (VSRI) throughout this 2-phase study. In Phase 1, 3 attending surgeons were invited to review separately 30 to 45 minute video segments of their prerecorded… CONTINUE READING