The training needs and priorities of male and female surgeons and their trainees.

@article{Saalwachter2005TheTN,
  title={The training needs and priorities of male and female surgeons and their trainees.},
  author={Alison R Saalwachter and Julie Ann Freischlag and Robert G. Sawyer and Hilary A Sanfey},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Surgeons},
  year={2005},
  volume={201 2},
  pages={199-205}
}
BACKGROUND Over the past decade, interest in general surgery careers has declined and the number of female medical school graduates has increased. This study was performed to identify the needs of both male and female surgical trainees and to guide design of training programs because attracting medical students to, and maintaining residents in, general surgery training programs can be difficult without a clear understanding of the training needs and priorities of both men and women. We… CONTINUE READING
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