Evaluation of a geriatrics course emphasizing interdisciplinary issues for chiropractic students.

@article{Hawk2001EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of a geriatrics course emphasizing interdisciplinary issues for chiropractic students.},
  author={Cheryl Hawk and Lori Byrd and Lisa Zaynab Killinger},
  journal={Journal of gerontological nursing},
  year={2001},
  volume={27 7},
  pages={6-12}
}
In 1998, the Iowa Geriatric Education Center (IGEC) was funded by the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration Bureau of Health Professions. The role of the chiropractic institution participating as a partner in the IGEC was to develop and evaluate a model geriatrics course for chiropractic students emphasizing experiential learning and interdisciplinary issues. The evaluation assessed changes in the students' knowledge of geriatrics and their attitudes toward older adults and toward… CONTINUE READING

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