Pediatricians routinely monitor a child’s growth and development at well-child visits. Similar checks are part of a pediatrician’s training. The traditional way to track a resident is through knowledge tests and time in training — usually three years of supervised clinical rotations.
But pediatric program directors, among others, have been searching for a better measure of readiness for unsupervised practice.
“We have to think about the essential activities residents need to perform…Read more