Goal orientation in surgical residents: a study of the motivation behind learning.


BACKGROUND The subconscious way in which an individual approaches learning, goal orientation (GO), has been shown to influence job satisfaction, job performance, and burnout in nonmedical cohorts. The aim of this study was to adapt and validate an instrument to assess GO in surgical residents, so that in the future, we can better understand how differences… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jss.2014.01.005


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