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How can surgical training benefit from theories of skilled motor development, musical skill acquisition and performance psychology?

Andrew W McCaskie, Dianna T Kenny and Sandeep Deshmukh
Med J Aust 2011; 194 (9): 463-465.
  • Andrew W McCaskie1
  • Dianna T Kenny2
  • Sandeep Deshmukh1

  • 1 Musculoskeletal Research Group, Institute of Cellular Medicine, Medical School, Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK.
  • 2 Australian Centre for Applied Research in Music Performance, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW.


Competing interests:

None identified.

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