Surgical Competence and Surgical Proficiency: Definitions, Taxonomy, and Metrics

J Am Coll Surg. 2003 Jun;196(6):933-7. doi: 10.1016/S1072-7515(03)00237-0.

MeSH terms

  • Certification / organization & administration
  • Clinical Competence / standards*
  • Cognition
  • Communication
  • Curriculum / standards
  • Education, Medical, Graduate / standards
  • Educational Measurement / methods
  • Educational Measurement / standards
  • General Surgery / education*
  • General Surgery / standards*
  • Guidelines as Topic
  • Humans
  • Interprofessional Relations
  • Knowledge
  • Outcome Assessment, Health Care / organization & administration
  • Psychometrics
  • Psychomotor Performance
  • Reproducibility of Results
  • Terminology as Topic