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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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Jun 23, 2015

In this episode: Jon presents a paper that gets to the heart of the nature verses nurture debate. Length: 17:10 min

Authors: Mosing MA, Madison G, Pedersen NL, Kuja-Halkola R, Ullén F.

Publication details: Practice does not make perfect: no causal effect of music practice on music ability. Psychological Science. 2014...

Jun 9, 2015

In this episode: Linda’s article selection highlights the dual role of residents – learners and workers. Length: 19:04 min 

Authors: Naveh E, Katz-Navon, T, Stern, Z.

Publication details: Resident physicians' clinical training and error rate: the roles of autonomy, consultation, and familiarity with the literature....