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New test developed to assess geriatrics fellowship programs

(HealthDay)—A geriatrics knowledge test demonstrates sound reliability for use in evaluating geriatrics fellowship programs, according to a study published online Aug. 28 in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Most chronic pain fellowships include ultrasound training

(HealthDay)—Most chronic pain fellowships are teaching ultrasound-guided procedures, offering training throughout the fellowship year, according to a study published online June 12 in Pain Medicine.

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Tips provided for residents applying to fellowship training

(HealthDay)—The process of selecting and preparing for a fellowship training program, specifically pulmonary and/or critical care medicine, should begin early in residency, according to an article published online March ...

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Review examines winning elements in spine fellowships

(HealthDay)—Although, ultimately, job choice is multifactorial, when evaluating spine fellowship applicants, there are objective factors in an applicant's application that are associated with a significantly higher likelihood ...