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Reply: A Paradigm Shift is Starting Point

Published:September 08, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1053/j.semtcvs.2022.09.001
      We thank Marrero et al for their thoughtful response to our recent manuscript exploring the changing evaluatory paradigms in cardiothoracic surgery.
      • Aranda-Michel E
      • Trager LE
      • Han JJ
      • et al.
      Considerations for a holistic model in evaluating medical students for cardiothoracic surgical residency.
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      • Ariadna Marrero LC
      • Karamlou Tara
      • Bribriesco Alejandro
      Shift in the future of cardiothoracic surgery applications: Holistic or too optimistic?.
      Discourse is essential to any paradigm shift, as we all grapple with what these new ideas signify in the context of our own lives and programs, and their letter raises thoughtful questions about equitability.
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