Skip to main content
Newspaper/Magazine Article

Patients should know who's operating, surgeons say.

Laber-Warren E. MedPage Today. April 5, 2022.

Save
Print
April 20, 2022

Laber-Warren E. MedPage Today. April 5, 2022.

Resident autonomy is an essential component to medical training, but it is not without patient safety risks. This news article highlights situations where resident autonomy should be disclosed to patients (such as instances of overlapping surgeries) and the value of transparency about the role of surgical team members.