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Key Literature in Medical Education (KeyLIME) is a weekly podcast produced by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

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Apr 2, 2013

In this episode: Jon's choice of paper discusses O-Scores and closing the gap between volume and competence. Length:15:42 min

Authors: Gofton, W.T.; Dudek, N.L.; Wood, T.J.; Balaa, F.; Hamstra, S.J.

Publication details: The Ottawa Surgical Competency Operating Room Evaluation (O-SCORE): A Tool to Assess Surgical Competence. Academic Medicine; 2012 Aug 21. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed Link

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