The New ACS/APDS Skills Curriculum: Moving the Learning Curve Out of the Operating Room

@article{Scott2007TheNA,
  title={The New ACS/APDS Skills Curriculum: Moving the Learning Curve Out of the Operating Room},
  author={Daniel J Scott and Gary L. Dunnington},
  journal={Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={12},
  pages={213-221}
}
Surgical education has dramatically changed in response to numerous constraints placed on residency programs, but a substantial gap in uniform practices exist, especially in the area of skills laboratory availability and usage. Simulation-based training has gained significant momentum and will be a requirement for residencies in the near future. In response, the American College of Surgeons and the Association of Program Directors in Surgery have formed a Surgical Skills Curriculum Task Force… CONTINUE READING
83 Citations
44 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 83 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 44 references

100 % FLS Technical skills certification pass rate following proficiencybased training

  • DJ Scott, EM Ritter, ST Tesfay, EA Pimentel, A Nagji, GM Fried
  • Surg Endosc
  • 2007

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…