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Knowing more and more about less and less: how far should sub-specialisation go?

Knowing more and more about less and less: how far should sub-specialisation go?

  Following the completion of surgical training in the UK, a new consultant is expected to be emergency-safe and competent in dealing with a given...
Safer surgery – technical skills are just one part of the puzzle

Safer surgery – technical skills are just one part of the puzzle

In March of 1977, one of the world’s deadliest aviation accidents occurred when two 747 jumbo jets collided on the runway in Tenerife. Whilst a num...