The ideal medical resident for radiology and imaging diagnosis

Evandro Guimarães de Sousa Hilton Augusto Koch About the authors

In 2003, the National Committee of Medical Residency established new criteria for the accreditation of Radiology and Imaging Diagnosis Residency programs. Although these rules represent an advance to the resident's training, other specific abilities and skills should be developed in order to keep up with the technical and scientific advances and with the new requirements of the career. The authors' present the must important competencies and skills that complement the radiologist's education and suggest a change in current programs so that the resident can acquire these competencies and skills.

Medical residency; Radiology; Image diagnostic; Resident; Education


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