Electronic medical records and their impact on resident and medical student education.

@article{Keenan2006ElectronicMR,
  title={Electronic medical records and their impact on resident and medical student education.},
  author={Craig R. Keenan and Hien Huy Nguyen and Malathi Srinivasan},
  journal={Academic psychiatry : the journal of the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training and the Association for Academic Psychiatry},
  year={2006},
  volume={30 6},
  pages={522-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Electronic medical records (EMRs) are becoming prevalent and integral tools for residents and medical students. EMRs can integrate point-of-service information delivery within the context of patient care. Though it may be an educational tool, little is known about how EMR technology is currently used for medical learners. METHOD The authors reviewed the available published literature about the impact of EMRs on learners, including learners' attitudes about EMRs, educational uses of… CONTINUE READING