Examining ourselves: exploring assumptions about teaching pelvic examinations in midwifery education.


w u B o r e t time-honored tradition in many midwifery programs is he “pelvic exam lab”: an opportunity for students to earn how to do a thorough and competent pelvic exam y examining and being examined by each other. Propoents of this educational experience feel that being a atient is a valuable experience for beginning practiioners. They also believe that… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jmwh.2008.12.001