Surgery and Medicine Residents' Perspectives of Morbidity and Mortality Conference: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Improve ACGME Core Competency Compliance.

@article{FlynnOBrien2015SurgeryAM,
  title={Surgery and Medicine Residents' Perspectives of Morbidity and Mortality Conference: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Improve ACGME Core Competency Compliance.},
  author={Katherine T Flynn-O'Brien and Samuel P Mandell and Erik G. Van Eaton and Anneliese M. Schleyer and Lisa K McIntyre},
  journal={Journal of surgical education},
  year={2015},
  volume={72 6},
  pages={e258-66}
}
OBJECTIVE Morbidity and mortality conferences (MMCs) are often used to fulfill the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education practice-based learning and improvement (PBLI) competency, but there is variation among institutions and disciplines in their approach to MMCs. The objective of this study is to examine the trainees' perspective and experience with MMCs and adverse patient event (APE) reporting across disciplines to help guide the future implementation of an institution-wide… CONTINUE READING