Residents have less time to learn more

By Jennie McKee

Work hour restrictions, performance measurement challenge orthopaedic educators

“Today, orthopaedic residents have more to learn, and less time to learn it,” said Kevin P. Black, MD, chair of the department of orthopaedics and rehabilitation at Penn State University’s Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. “Much like the practice of orthopaedics has evolved over the years, so too has resident education.”

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