Outcomes of teaching medical students core skills for women's health: the pelvic examination educational program.

@article{Carr2004OutcomesOT,
  title={Outcomes of teaching medical students core skills for women's health: the pelvic examination educational program.},
  author={Sandra E Carr and Dianne Carmody},
  journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={190 5},
  pages={1382-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the outcomes of introducing an educational program that teaches medical students how to approach taking relevant and sensitive gynecologic histories and to perform pelvic examinations with the use of role-play with well women from the general community. STUDY DESIGN Medical students and the women recorded their perceptions of the program over a 2-year period. The outcomes of the program were evaluated by a comparison of medical student… CONTINUE READING

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