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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 24, 2012

In this episode: Linda's selection works to to elucidate factors that influence whether clinical teachers will „entrust‟ specific tasks to particular levels of residents. Length: 22:18 min

Authors: Sterkenberg, A.; Barach, P.; Kalkman, C.; Gielen, M.; ten Cate, O.

Publication details: When do supervising physicians decide to entrust residents with unsupervised tasks? Academic Medicine. 2010 Sep;85(9):1408-17. PubMed Link

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