This article reviews the activities and actions of the Residency Review Committee (RRC) for Surgery in the accreditation process of of vascular surgery training programs since 1983.
The substantial changes of the Special Requirements for Graduate Education in General Vascular Surgery are discussed for 1983, 1987, 1989, and 1992.
The rank-ordered list of RRC citations is reviewed.
The national resident operative statistics for the past 4 years are reported for both general and vascular surgery residents.
Changes in the Special Requirements have included deletion of two of the four types of programs, examination of the need for institutional programs in specialties other than core general or thoracic surgery, and relaxation of the restriction against concurrent resident assignment.
Mots-clés Pascal : Médecin, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Chirurgien, Vaisseau sanguin pathologie, Appareil circulatoire pathologie, Homme, Spécialité médicale, Enseignement professionnel
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Physician, United States, North America, America, Surgeon, Vascular disease, Cardiovascular disease, Human, Medical specialty, Occupational education
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Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 199406.