Tag Archive for ‘aging surgeon’

The end-of-history illusion and the aging surgeon

Examines the many factors that may contribute to the aging surgeon’s view of retirement and the future of the profession.

Statement on the aging surgeon

The following statement on the aging surgeon was developed by the ACS Board of Governors’ Physician Competency and Health Workgroup and was approved by the Board of Regents.

The aging surgeon: When is it time to leave active practice?

A surgeon’s potential markers of performance in the aging surgeon is the focus of this article. It includes a review of skills assessment issues and offers practical solutions for senior practitioners looking to transition away from practice.


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