Current status of emergency residency training programs in Turkey: after 14 years of experience.


AKSAY E., ŞAHİN H. , KIYAN S. , ERSEL M.

European journal of emergency medicine : official journal of the European Society for Emergency Medicine, vol.16, no.1, pp.4-10, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/mej.0b013e32830a7553
  • Title of Journal : European journal of emergency medicine : official journal of the European Society for Emergency Medicine
  • Page Numbers: pp.4-10

Abstract

Objective Emergency residency training programs, which have been developing in Turkey over the last 14 years, have been improving emergency health services by training each year a significant number of emergency medicine specialists. Sufficient data about these emergency residency training programs is not currently available. The purpose of this study is to determine (i) the structure of emergency residency training programs and (ii) trainer and resident views concerning these programs.