Do breaks in gastroenterology fellow endoscopy training result in a decrement in competency in colonoscopy?

TitleDo breaks in gastroenterology fellow endoscopy training result in a decrement in competency in colonoscopy?
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsJorgensen JE, Elta GH, Stalburg CM, Kolars JC, Stout JM, Korsnes SJ, Metko V, Rubenstein JH
JournalGastrointestinal endoscopy
Volume78
Issue3
Pagination503-9
Date Published2013 Sep
Abstract

Skills decay without practice, but the degree is task specific. Some experts believe that it is essential to teach endoscopy longitudinally to build and maintain endoscopic skills.

DOI10.3978/j.issn.2225-319X.2012.11.17
Alternate JournalGastrointest. Endosc.