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Journal Article
Commentary

Nontechnical skills in pediatric surgery: factors influencing operative performance.

Youngson GG. Journal of pediatric surgery. 2016;51:226-30.

Nontechnical skills are gaining interest as a way to enhance surgical team performance. This commentary describes a model for identifying, training, and assessing surgeon competencies in a defined set of nontechnical skills during pediatric surgery.