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June 23, 2021

Survey Regarding Academic vs Private Practice Surgeons—A Gold Mine of Information

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  • 1Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mount Sinai Morningside, New York, New York
  • 2Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Alabama, Birmingham
JAMA Surg. 2021;156(10):989-990. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2021.2319

To the Editor Mahoney and colleagues presented the results of an extensive survey (>250 items) administered to more than 25 000 fellows of the American College of Surgeons in summer 2018.1 Their article (with its associated commentary2) is extremely interesting and focuses on the differences between academic and private practice.

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