Involving patients in medical education: ethical issues experienced by Syrian patients.

@article{Bashour2012InvolvingPI,
  title={Involving patients in medical education: ethical issues experienced by Syrian patients.},
  author={Hyam N Bashour and Rima M Sayed-Hassan and Abir Koudsi},
  journal={Education for health},
  year={2012},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={
          87-91
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Patients' involvement and their willingness to cooperate in clinical teaching is a vital element of medical education. Clinical teaching at the Faculty of Medicine of Damascus University relies heavily on inpatients at teaching hospitals but also on patients brought to teaching rooms. The purpose of this study was to identify patients' experiences and their attitudes toward the involvement of medical students in clinical consultations within teaching rooms conducted mainly for… CONTINUE READING