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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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Apr 1, 2014

In this episode: Jason discusses a paper that asks important questions on how education changes patient outcomes. Length: 14:49 min. 

Authors: Krell, KR; Birkmeyer, NJ; Reames, BN; Carlin, AM; Birkmeyer, JD; Finks, JF  for the Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative

Publication details: Effects of Resident Involvement on Complication Rates after Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass. Journal of The American College of Surgeons. [ePub ahead of print]: 1-8 PubMed Link

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