Boot Camp Approach to Surgical Training

  • Oleg Safir
  • Ranil Sonnadara
  • Polina Mironova
  • Rohit Rambani

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Natalie Wagner, Sydney McQueen, Ranil Sonnadara
    Pages 1-11
  3. Brandon Girardi, Peter Ferguson, Markku Nousiainen
    Pages 13-17
  4. Polina Mironova, Brandon Girardi, David Burns, Oleg Safir
    Pages 19-29
  5. George D. Oreopoulos, Mark Wheatcroft
    Pages 31-41
  6. Dimitrios N. Tsirigotis
    Pages 43-47
  7. Naif M. Alotaibi, Daipayan Guha, Abhaya V. Kulkarni
    Pages 49-56
  8. Jeremy M. Lipman, Kaitlin A. Ritter
    Pages 57-77
  9. Lisa Satterthwaite, Jennifer Leighton, Oleg Safir
    Pages 79-89
  10. Lisa Satterthwaite, Jennifer Leighton, Oleg Safir
    Pages 91-102
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 131-135

About this book


This book provides a unique opportunity to gain a complete overview of how to run orthopedic surgery training, with all aspects of course planning covered including schedules, objectives, feasibility, instructors, materials, division-specific sessions, evaluations, research and refining course content. This practical program guide offers key information and course structuring guidance sought by orthopaedic specialists who wish to enhance their training programs for residents.

Boot Camp Approach to Surgical Training will be a go-to book for both trainers and trainees wishing to successfully plan or complete a surgical education. In addition to surgical trainers and trainees, program directors in medical education, simulation lab directors, educators and researchers in medical training will find this book to be an essential resource for planning effective competency-based courses in orthopaedic surgery.



Surgical Skills Orthopaedic Residency Competency-Based Curriculum Assessments Anatomy Simulation

Editors and affiliations

  • Oleg Safir
    • 1
  • Ranil Sonnadara
    • 2
  • Polina Mironova
    • 3
  • Rohit Rambani
    • 4
  1. 1.Division of Orthopaedic SurgeryUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  2. 2.Department of Surgery, Office of Education ScienceMcMaster UniversityHamiltonCanada
  3. 3.Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of SurgeryUniversity of TorontoTorontoCanada
  4. 4.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryUnited Lincolnshire HospitalBostonUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-90517-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-90518-1
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals