The effect of lengthening anesthesiology residency on subspecialty education.

@article{Havidich2004TheEO,
  title={The effect of lengthening anesthesiology residency on subspecialty education.},
  author={Jeana E Havidich and Gary R Haynes and Joseph G. Reves},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  year={2004},
  volume={99 3},
  pages={844-56, table of contents}
}
In this study, we sought to determine the long-term effect of the additional year of anesthesia residency (postgraduate year [PGY]-4) instituted in 1989 by the American Board of Anesthesiology on the number of individuals who pursued 12-mo subspecialty anesthesia training. We tested the hypothesis that extending education by a year would decrease the number of anesthesia subspecialty trainees. Surveys were collected from approved anesthesia residency training programs in the United States from… CONTINUE READING