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Revista de la Facultad de Medicina

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DUARTE-ORTIZ, Gustavo  and  NAVARRO-VARGAS, José Ricardo. Professionalism in Anesthesiology training. [online]. 2018, vol.66, n.2, pp.229-232. ISSN 0120-0011.

This reflection article seeks to define and establish the basic professionalism components required for the best practice of anesthesia. Some examples of unprofessional behavior will be identified, while exposing available tools that can be used for its correction. In consequence, professionalism is proposed as a key component for the development of anesthesiology as a medical specialty and the potential beneficial impact of its inclusion in curricular programs is assessed.

Keywords : Education; Professionalism; Students, Medical; Ethics; Professional Competence; Anesthesiology (MeSH).

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