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By Michael Wansbrough Emergency Physician, Transport Physician and Director of the U of T CCFP(EM) Simulation Program based in Toronto
Susan R Wilcox, Todd A Seigel, Tania D Strout, Jeffrey I Schneider, Patricia M Mitchell, Evie G Marcolini, Michael N Cocchi, Howard A Smithline, Lucienne Lutfy-Clayton, Marie Mullen, Jonathan S Ilgen, Jeremy B Richards
BACKGROUND: Although Emergency physicians frequently intubate patients, management of mechanical ventilation has not been emphasized in emergency medicine (EM) residency curricula. OBJECTIVES: The objective of this study was to quantify EM residents' education, experience, and knowledge regarding mechanical ventilation. METHODS: We developed a survey of residents' educational experiences with ventilators and an assessment tool with nine clinical questions...
April 2015: Journal of Emergency Medicine
P Kristina Khanduja, M Dylan Bould, Viren N Naik, Emily Hladkowicz, Sylvain Boet
OBJECTIVES: We systematically reviewed the effectiveness of simulation-based education, targeting independently practicing qualified physicians in acute care specialties. We also describe how simulation is used for performance assessment in this population. DATA SOURCES: Data source included: DataMEDLINE, Embase, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, Cochrane CENTRAL Database of Controlled Trials, and National Health Service Economic Evaluation Database. The last date of search was January 31, 2013...
January 2015: Critical Care Medicine
Richard L Cruess, Sylvia R Cruess, J Donald Boudreau, Linda Snell, Yvonne Steinert
Teaching medical professionalism is a fundamental component of medical education. The objective is to ensure that students understand the nature of professionalism and its obligations and internalize the value system of the medical profession. The recent emergence of interest in the medical literature on professional identity formation gives reason to reexamine this objective. The unstated aim of teaching professionalism has been to ensure the development of practitioners who possess a professional identity...
November 2014: Academic Medicine: Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges
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