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Anybody has idea how to get thoracic surgery residency in matching?
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There is no such thing as a thoracic surgery residency. You have to get a surgery residency first. Neuro/Ortho/Plastics are the only fields with direct entry, almost everything else requires a surgery residency and then applying for fellowship
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There is no such thing as a thoracic surgery residency. You have to get a surgery residency first. Neuro/Ortho/Plastics are the only fields with direct entry, almost everything else requires a surgery residency and then applying for fellowship
Thank you very much. Do you know what is the steps to apply for surgery residency or any group discussion about it?
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