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General Surgery Training Outcomes Project

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

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Surgery interns and PGY2-5's

Inclusion Criteria:

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

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

Responsible Party: Dennis Fowler, Professor of Clinical Surgery, Columbia University Identifier: NCT00461214     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AAAC1896
Study First Received: April 13, 2007
Last Updated: November 19, 2012

Keywords provided by Columbia University:
technical skills
resident training processed this record on April 28, 2017