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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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Dec 25, 2012

In this episode: Linda's choice of paper discusses how, although junior students are taught physical exam skills, their clinical experiences contradict this. Length: 14:24 min

Authors: Kugler, J.; Verghese, A

Publication details: The Physical Exam and other forms of Fiction. Journal of General Internal Medicine;...

Dec 11, 2012

In this episode: The co-hosts discuss the implications of political science for medical education leadership and change implementation.  Length: 9:10 min

Authors: Nordquist, J.; Grigsby, R.

Publication details: Medical schools viewed from a political perspective: how political skills can improve education...