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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.

We bring you the main points of a medical education article in under half a hour! Articles that are important, innovative, or will impact your educational practice are discussed. Earn MOC credits under Section 2 for each podcast.  

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Jul 17, 2012

In this episode: Jason's choice of article looks to identify factors that predict residents who will have difficulty during training. Length: 9:50 min

Authors: Brenner, A.M.; Mathai, S.; Jain, S.; Mohl, P.C.

Publication details: Can we predict problem residents? Academic Medicine. 2010 Jul;85(7):1147-51. PubMed Link

Jul 3, 2012

In this episode: Today's article, presented by Jon, aims to determine if a lecture that begins with the key message(s) and the accompanying outline of key points leads to better short and medium-term content retention when compared to delivery of equivalent content without an outline structure. Length: 7:55 min