Effects of geriatric clinical skills training on the attitudes of medical students

@inproceedings{Goeldlin2014EffectsOG,
  title={Effects of geriatric clinical skills training on the attitudes of medical students},
  author={Adrian O Goeldlin and Andrea Siegenthaler and Andr{\'e} Moser and Yvette D Stoeckli and Andreas E. Stuck and Andreas Wolfgang Schoenenberger},
  booktitle={BMC medical education},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Physicians' attitudes, knowledge and skills are powerful determinants of quality of care for older patients. Previous studies found that using educational interventions to improve attitude is a difficult task. No previous study sought to determine if a skills-oriented educational intervention improved student attitudes towards elderly patients… CONTINUE READING