A Novel Multiplayer Screen-Based Simulation Experience for African Learners Improved Confidence in Management of Postpartum Hemorrhage

@inproceedings{Taekman2017ANM,
  title={A Novel Multiplayer Screen-Based Simulation Experience for African Learners Improved Confidence in Management of Postpartum Hemorrhage},
  author={Jeffrey M. Taekman and Megan F. Foureman and Fred Bulamba and Michael Steele and Emily E Comstock and Andrew Kintu and Amy A Mauritz and Adeyemi J. Olufolabi},
  booktitle={Front. Public Health},
  year={2017}
}
INTRODUCTION Postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) remains a global challenge, affecting thirteen million women each year. In addition, PPH is a leading cause of maternal mortality in Asia and Africa. In the U.S.A., care of critically ill patients is often practiced using mannequin-based simulation. Mannequin-based simulation presents challenges in global health, particularly in low- or middle-income countries. We developed a novel multiplayer screen-based simulation in a virtual world enabling the… CONTINUE READING