Taking time out of trainingBMJ 2015; 351 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h5460 (Published 02 November 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;351:h5460
- Zoe Barber, year 4 specialist trainee in general surgery, Severn Deanery (Winston Churchill Memorial Trust fellow 2015),
- Charlotte Jones, year 2 core trainee, core surgical training, Severn Deanery,
- Thomas Dobbs, year 3 specialist trainee in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Wales Deanery
Taking time out of training gives doctors the chance to experience something new but needs careful planning, say Zoe Barber, Charlotte Jones, and Thomas Dobbs
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