A resident is an MD who is completing additional training in their specialty area, usually in a teaching hospital. During their residency program, they care for patients under the supervision of the attending doctor.RelevanceMedical residency is a minimum of three years for primary care physicians and some other specialties, and up to five years for surgical specialties.
In the U.S, there are 300,000 hip fractures a year in people 65 and older, and that number is going up. ⚠️ You need to log into — or first create — an account to view this content or leave a comment.
The last thing anyone wants to get when they go to the hospital, especially for an elective surgery or procedure, is an infection! If you … ⚠️ You need to log into — or first create — an account to view this content or leave a comment.