BMC Complementary Medicine and Therapies
BackgroundIntegrating complementary medicine into medical care promotes patient-oriented care. A well-informed and collaborative professional healthcare team is essential for effective and patient-safe implementation of these methods. At present, the skills for patient counseling, therapy and care regarding complementary medicine vary among the pro...
Systemic Practice and Action Research
Many researchers argue that the news media play a significant role in the education policy arena, influencing the way in which issues are prioritized and understood. This article draws on a content analysis of the South African English news media articles over 21 months (October 2018–June 2020) to discern themes that were prioritized and given prom...
International Journal of STEM Education
BackgroundThe Classroom Observation Project employs direct observations of geoscience teaching across the USA using the Reformed Teaching Observation Protocol (RTOP) to quantify the use of reformed teaching practices. We report on 345 RTOP observations used to evaluate the extent of teaching reform when curricular materials developed as part of the...
International Journal of Ethics Education
Bioethics Education in the Anglo-European context developed since 1970 and was incorporated into the undergraduate and postgraduate education, residency training, and continuous education. In the Asia-Pacific region, bioethics education is less structured and often dependent on contextual constraints. This paper provides a cross-sectional analysis,...
BMC Medical Education
BackgroundThe introduction of skeletal Temporary Anchorage Devices (TADs) into orthodontics has provided orthodontists with reliable techniques of correcting anchorage problems. The objective of this study was to evaluate the knowledge of undergraduate dental students during their clinical years (fifth, sixth and seventh-year) at Kuwait University ...
Translational Research in Anatomy
• Ultrasound is an increasingly well used imaging technique in clinical practice. • Interpreting ultrasound scans is becoming a core skill for medical students. • Live ultrasound in anatomy teaching enhances the student learning experience. • A ‘Six Step Model’ for planning anatomy-based live ultrasound sessions is presented.
Journal of Medical Education and Curricular Development
Academic leadership in undergraduate and graduate medical education requires a specific set of leadership and managerial skills that are unique to academic leadership positions. While leadership development training programs exist for traditional leadership roles such as department chairs, executives, and deans, there are fewer models of leadership...
Acute Medicine & Surgery
Different levels of education and training programs for radiation related injury patients with the cooperation from local healthcare facilities, fire department, regional response center, national authorities is feasible. Medical students, healthcare professionals, medical physicists and first responders were able to acquire the knowledge and have ...
Objective Video-based depictions of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) can be useful for educational purposes, but many of the readily available resources may worsen already stigmatized views of the procedure. Educators’ common reliance on such material highlights the paucity of equipoised depictions of modern ECT well suited for the training of healt...
BackgroundEnacting knowledge translation (KT) in healthcare settings is a complex process that requires organizational facilitation. In addition to addressing organizational-level barriers, targeting individual-level factors such as KT competencies are a necessary component of this aim. While literature on KT competency training is rapidly growing,...