Laparoscopic-guided compared to skilled instructor support for student rectal examination training using live horses in the veterinary curriculum.

OBJECTIVES To evaluate the veterinary student learning outcome of 2 methods of equine rectal examination training. STUDY DESIGN Randomized prospective study. SAMPLE POPULATION Veterinary students (3rd and 4th year; n = 40) and practicing equine veterinarians (n = 10). METHODS Year 1: Group 1 (n = 11) and Group 2 students (n = 10) received skilled… CONTINUE READING