An introduction to electronic learning and its use to address challenges in surgical training

  title={An introduction to electronic learning and its use to address challenges in surgical training},
  author={Szczepan Baran and Elizabeth J. Johnson and James S Kehler},
  journal={Lab Animal},
The animal research community faces a shortage of surgical training opportunities along with an increasing demand for expertise in surgical techniques. One possible means of overcoming this challenge is the use of computer-based or electronic learning (e-learning) to disseminate material to a broad range of animal users. E-learning platforms can take many different forms, ranging from simple text documents that are posted online to complex virtual courses that incorporate dynamic video or audio… 
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