The First Hundred Surgeries
How Surgeons Acquire Experience by Dr. Rubinstein
Sent: Sunday, June 10, 2007 2:53 AM
Subject: THE FIRST HUNDRED
Hi All, Just catching up after not having time since the end of may. I noted many posts on the number of cases (a new surgeon) needed to become proficient. Some mentioned it being bogus to learn on patients and other similar comments.
I ask everyone to consider that everyone needs to start somewhere and all surgeons (even Gross, DeSmet and McMinn) had to do their … Read the rest “First Hundred Surgeries”