General Surgery Training Outcomes Project

This study has been terminated.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dennis Fowler, Columbia University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00461214
First received: April 13, 2007
Last updated: November 19, 2012
Last verified: November 2012
  Purpose

The purpose of the General Surgery Training Outcomes Project: Evaluating the Impact of the Curriculum on General Surgery Resident Training and Evaluation is to analyze data collected as a normal course of the general surgery curriculum. The information collected is data readily available and routinely collected on all participants in the general surgery curriculum at NewYork Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia Campus. This information may lead to improvement in the general surgery curriculum.


Condition Intervention
Healthy
Other: Participation in laparoscopic training curriculum

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: General Surgery Training Outcomes Project: Evaluating the Impact of the Curriculum on General Surgery Resident Training and Evaluation

Further study details as provided by Columbia University:

Enrollment: 35
Study Start Date: October 2006
Primary Completion Date: August 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Other: Participation in laparoscopic training curriculum
    General Surgery Training Outcome
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Surgery interns and PGY2-5's

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All general surgery interns and PGY2-5's at NewYork Hospital/Columbia
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00461214

Locations
United States, New York
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, New York, United States, 10032
Sponsors and Collaborators
Columbia University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Dennis L Fowler, MD Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Dennis Fowler, Professor of Clinical Surgery, Columbia University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00461214     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AAAC1896
Study First Received: April 13, 2007
Last Updated: November 19, 2012
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Columbia University:
laparoscopy
surgery
technical skills
outcomes
resident training

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