3 or 4 years for Anesthesia Residency Program? How to approach the discussion in terms of competency-based education

  • Francisco Manuel 0lmos-Vega a. Department of Anesthesiology, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, D. C, Colombia. b. Hospital Universitario San Ignacio, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, D. C., Colombia
  • Antonio José Bonilla-Ramirez a. Department of Anesthesiology, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, D. C, Colombia. b. Hospital Universitario San Ignacio, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, D. C., Colombia
Keywords: Education medical, Internship and residency, Anesthesiology, Education, Competency-based education

Abstract

Faced with the dilemma of extending the anesthesiology residency from 3 to 4 years, there have been several arguments for and against. However, the starting point of the discussion must be redesigning the national program curricula to move away from a fixed-time training and variable competencies, to a competency-based model; i.e., fixed competencies and variable time frames.

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Manuel 0lmos-Vega F, Bonilla-Ramirez AJ. 3 or 4 years for Anesthesia Residency Program? How to approach the discussion in terms of competency-based education. Colomb. J. Anesthesiol. [Internet]. 2017 Apr. 1 [cited 2024 Jun. 15];45(2):128–131. Available from: https://www.revcolanest.com.co/index.php/rca/article/view/267

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Manuel 0lmos-Vega F, Bonilla-Ramirez AJ. 3 or 4 years for Anesthesia Residency Program? How to approach the discussion in terms of competency-based education. Colomb. J. Anesthesiol. [Internet]. 2017 Apr. 1 [cited 2024 Jun. 15];45(2):128–131. Available from: https://www.revcolanest.com.co/index.php/rca/article/view/267
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