Next Level Operating Room Tips

Carter J. Boyd, MD, MBA
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Once you know the basics of how to look comfortable and be helpful in the operating room, it is time to push the envelope. Particularly for students interested in surgical fields, any opportunity to impress an attending or resident should be capitalized on. Once you feel comfortable with the basics, try to incorporate these residentContinue reading “Next Level Operating Room Tips”

Medical Student Success in the Operating Room

Carter J. Boyd, MD, MBA
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On your surgical clerkship, you will have the opportunity to spend time watching and scrubbing cases in the operating room. This is a unique experience in one’s medical school education. On a surgery rotation, it is not uncommon that the only time students interact with attendings is in the operating room. Thus, you want toContinue reading “Medical Student Success in the Operating Room”