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Nov 27, 2018

Linda's selected this paper for KeyLIME LIVE at the ICRE in Halifax October 2018.

The Research question: What are the manifestations, meanings and effects of Direct Observation in developing postgraduate training relationships? 


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 Authors: Rietmeijer et al. 

Publication details: Patterns of direct observation and their impact during residency: general practice supervisors’ Med Educ. 2018 Jul 24. [Epub ahead of print] 

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