Domain of Practice -  University of Toronto, Cardiac SurgeryBack to All Programs

The table below indicates the domains of practice for a restricted registration available to residents by service and site. Please indicate the domain of practice for which you are seeking a restricted registration. Please ensure that you have the level of experience required for the service type and location you will be working at, and that you receive the level of supervision that is required by your Program.





Service Type
Required Level of Experience



Supervision Level
PGY
Required Residency Experiences, incl.
any specific rotations, ATLS, PALS etc
Rotation Types with Examples
Rotation Recency
ITER's
Please also see the attached document for additional information.
General Surgery
Teaching-Tertiary
3-6
General Surgery Rotation
+ ACLS + ATLS
General surgery ward, and in-patient pre-op, post-op and surgical care, consults
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
Moderate
Teaching-Community
3-6
General Surgery Rotation
+ ACLS + ATLS
General surgery ward, and in-patient pre-op, post-op and surgical care, consults
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
Moderate
ICU
Teaching-Tertiary
3-6
3 months of ICU Rotations
+ ACLS + ATLS
in-house coverage for closed, intensivist lead critical care units
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
Moderate
Teaching-Community
3-6
3 months of ICU Rotations
+ ACLS + ATLS
in-house coverage for closed, intensivist lead critical care units
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
Moderate
Vascular Surgery
Teaching-Tertiary
3-6
Vascular Surgery Rotation
+ ACLS
Vascular surgery ward, and in-patient pre-op, post-op and surgical care, consults
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
Moderate
Teaching-Community
3-6
Vascular Surgery Rotation
+ ACLS
Vascular surgery ward, and in-patient pre-op, post-op and surgical care, consults
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
Moderate
Thoracic Surgery
Teaching-Tertiary
3-6
Thoracic Surgery Rotation
+ ACLS
Thoracic surgery ward, and in-patient pre-op, post-op and surgical care, consults
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
Moderate
Teaching-Community
3-6
Thoracic Surgery Rotation
+ ACLS
Thoracic surgery ward, and in-patient pre-op, post-op and surgical care, consults
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
Moderate
Cardiac Surgery
Teaching-Tertiary
3-6
Cardiac Surgery Rotation
+ ACLS
Cardiac surgery ward, and in-patient pre-op, post-op and surgical care, consults
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
Moderate
Teaching-Community
3-6
Cardiac Surgery Rotation
+ ACLS
Cardiac surgery ward, and in-patient pre-op, post-op and surgical care, consults
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
Moderate
Emergency Room Department
Teaching-Tertiary
3-6
Emergency Room Rotation
+ ACLS + ATLS
To function as an emergency room physician but, with an on site Emergency Medicine specialist who is available for consultation at all times
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
High
Teaching-Community
3-6
Emergency Room Rotation
+ ACLS + ATLS
To function as an emergency room physician but, with an on site Emergency Medicine specialist who is available for consultation at all times
within 3 years of application
overall performance must be very good to excellent as determined by review by RPC
High
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