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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 8, 2015

In this episode: This podcast comes to you LIVE from ICRE 2015 in Vancouver. Invited guest host Kevin Eva who presented this paper. Length: 21:15 min

Authors: Hu WCY, Thistlewaite JE, Weller J, Gallego G, Monteith J, McColl GJ

Publication details:  ‘It was serendipity’: A qualitative study of academic careers in...

Nov 24, 2015

In this episode: This podcast comes to you LIVE from ICRE 2015 in Vancouver. Invited guest host Eric Holmboe reviews his selection on implementing educational interventions for chronic disease. Length: 12:50min

Authors: Bogetz JF, Rassbach CE, Bereknyei S, Mendoza FS, Sanders LM, Braddock CH III.

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Nov 10, 2015

In this episode: Linda Snell presents another duty hours paper - with a twist! Length: 15:50 min

Authors: Arora M, Prochaska MT, Farnan JM, Meltzer DO.

Publication details: Patient Perceptions of Whom is Most Involved in Their Care with Successive Duty Hour Limits. Journal of General Internal Medicine....

Oct 27, 2015

In this episode: Jason paper today continues the discussion of educational imprinting. Length: 16:45 min

Authors: Ryskina KL, Dine CJ, Kim EJ, Bishop TF, Epstein AJ.

Publication details: Effect of Attending Practice Style on Generic Medication Prescribing. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2015 Sept;30 (9):1286-1293...

Oct 13, 2015

In this episode: Jon presents what the hosts consider important paper regarding a complex issue. Length: 16:20 min

Authors: Novick RJ,Lingard L, Cristancho, SM.

Publication details:  The Call, the Save, and the Threat: Understanding Expert Help-Seeking Behavior During Nonroutine Operative Scenarios. Journal of...