With accumulated life and professional experience, retired surgeons have developed a valuable perspective on the life and career of a surgeon.1,2 This study evaluated retired surgeons’ reflections on their lives and careers. Understanding what retired surgeons would have done differently in their past can provide insights to younger surgeons for building a rewarding and healthy career.
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Stolarski A, Moseley JM, O’Neal P, Whang E, Kristo G. Retired Surgeons’ Reflections on Their Careers. JAMA Surg. Published online January 22, 2020. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.5476
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