Assessment of medical students’ proficiency in dermatology: Are medical students adequately prepared to diagnose and treat common dermatologic conditions in the United States?

@inproceedings{Ulman2015AssessmentOM,
  title={Assessment of medical students’ proficiency in dermatology: Are medical students adequately prepared to diagnose and treat common dermatologic conditions in the United States?},
  author={Catherine A Ulman and Stephen Bruce Binder and Nicole J Borges},
  booktitle={Journal of educational evaluation for health professions},
  year={2015}
}
This study assessed whether a current medical school curriculum is adequately preparing medical students to diagnose and treat common dermatologic conditions. A 15-item anonymous multiple choice quiz covering fifteen diseases was developed to test students' ability to diagnose and treat common dermatologic conditions. The quiz also contained five items that… CONTINUE READING