Durability of the effect of online diabetes training for medical residents on knowledge, confidence, and inpatient glycemia.

@article{Tamler2012DurabilityOT,
  title={Durability of the effect of online diabetes training for medical residents on knowledge, confidence, and inpatient glycemia.},
  author={Ronald Tamler and Dina E. Green and Maria Skamagas and Tracy L. Breen and Kevin Lu and Helen C. Looker and Mark Warren Babyatsky and Derek Leroith},
  journal={Journal of diabetes},
  year={2012},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={281-90}
}
BACKGROUND Inpatient dysglycemia is associated with increased morbidity, mortality and cost. Medical education must not only address knowledge gaps, but also improve clinical care. METHODS   All 129 medicine residents at a large academic medical center were offered a case-based online curriculum on the management of inpatient dysglycemia in the fall of 2009. First-year residents took a 3-h course with 10 modules. Second and third-year residents, who had been educated the prior year, underwent… CONTINUE READING