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surgical resident

A physician who is enrolled in a hospital-based training program to complete the requirements for board certification in a surgical specialty.
See also: resident
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Surgical residents "rotate" every three months to a different firm in order to gain sufficient exposure to different surgical specialties.
The chief surgical resident and the on-call anesthesiologist appeared.
During our earlier conversation with the surgical resident, he had been clear about his understanding of Mrs.
However, if resident work hours were to be reduced further and surgical residents trained in a 65- or 56-hour work environment, over 5 or 10 years the difference between a physician-surgeon and a nurse practitioner with additional surgical training would narrow substantially.
For surgeons in particular, home practice with simulation models is very important as the surgeon acquires autonomy in his surgical skills knowledge and confidence, and it is pioneering because the surgical resident this way is not dependent to the teaching Hospital's adequacy (or inadequacy).
Begley, best known as surgical resident and surfer dude Victor Ehrlich on ``St.
As a senior surgical resident at Boston's Brigham and Women's Hospital, the Harvard-trained Gawande has had plenty of opportunities to observe the delivery of medicine in the trenches--from the remarkable successes to the tragic mishaps.
president has been brought to the hospital, where a surgical resident takes some material from the gaping neck wound.
One first-year surgical resident, less than three months in, told me she had already witnessed an older resident nodding off repeatedly as he sewed up a patient's abdomen during a late-night operation.
Crenshaw was a surgical resident in the Parkland Hospital emergency room in Dallas where Kennedy was taken and treated after he was shot.
Perhaps both parties wanted their marriage to be important, but the demands on him as an associate aiming for partnership and those on her as a medical student and surgical resident did not leave enough to give the relationship a chance.
When he was a surgical resident, he suffered cardiac arrest while doing surgery in the operating room.