International surgical clerkship rotation: perceptions and academic performance.

@article{Leeds2013InternationalSC,
  title={International surgical clerkship rotation: perceptions and academic performance.},
  author={Ira L. Leeds and Lee A Hugar and Barbara J. Pettitt and Jahnavi K. Srinivasan and Viraj A. Master},
  journal={American journal of surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={206 2},
  pages={280-6}
}
BACKGROUND Concerns about international training experiences in medical school curricula include the effect on student learning. We studied the educational effect of an international elective integrated into a traditional third-year (M3) surgical clerkship. METHODS A 1-week surgical elective in Haiti was available to M3 students during the conventional 8… CONTINUE READING