Cardiothoracic surgery training in the United Kingdom

Mustafa Zakkar*, Umberto Benedetto, Gianni D. Angelini, Gavin Murphy, Rajesh Shah, Marjan Jahangiri, Richard Page

*Corresponding author for this work

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CT training in the UK is popular, competitive and capable of producing world class surgeons. The training programme spread over a period of at least 6 years involves regular competence-based assessments and multiple examinations.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Early online date4 Dec 2018
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 4 Dec 2018

Structured keywords

  • Centre for Surgical Research


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