Clinical placements for medical students: factors affecting patients' involvement in medical education.

@article{Chipp2004ClinicalPF,
  title={Clinical placements for medical students: factors affecting patients' involvement in medical education.},
  author={Elizabeth Chipp and Sarah Stoneley and Kate M. Cooper},
  journal={Medical teacher},
  year={2004},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={114-9}
}
Many medical students now have contact with patients from the very beginning of their course and the increasing numbers of medical students means that more and more patients will be exposed to students during their medical treatment. This paper presents the attitudes of 281 patients towards medical students encountered in a primary or secondary care setting. Particular attention is paid to consent, types of procedures undertaken and the title given to the medical student. The study showed that… CONTINUE READING