Dr. Doug Smink on paraesophageal hernias and non-technical skills for surgeons

EP. 162Jun. 07, 201847:08
HerniaUpper GI
HerniaUpper GI

Dr. Doug Smink (Program Director of the General Surgery Residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital) discusses his approach to evaluating and repairing paraesophageal hernias, as well as his thoughts on non-technical skills (such as decision-making, situational awareness, teamwork, communication, and leadership) which distinguish the Master Surgeon.