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Course on basic surgical skills is being run by all surgical colleges

BMJ 1996; 313 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.313.7071.1555 (Published 14 December 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;313:1555
  1. J D Greig,
  2. J Duignan,
  3. Graham Sunderland
  1. Convener for basic surgical skills courses Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9DW
  2. Convener for basic surgical skills courses Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin 2
  3. Convener for basic surgical skills courses Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Glasgow G2 5RJ

    EDITOR,—A recent press release produced by the Royal College of Surgeons of England about the launch of a new course on basic surgical skills for surgical trainees gives the impression that the course has been derived and promoted solely by the Royal College of Surgeons of England.1 This is inaccurate. This mandatory course has been derived on an intercollegiate basis and not solely by the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Its content has been formulated …

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