Pelvic examination training for interns: a randomized controlled trial.

@article{Herbers2003PelvicET,
  title={Pelvic examination training for interns: a randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Jerome E. Herbers and Lois A Wessel and Jehan El-Bayoumi and Sheik N Hassan and Joan E St Onge},
  journal={Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges},
  year={2003},
  volume={78 11},
  pages={1164-9}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the effectiveness of pelvic examination training for internal medicine interns conducted by instructors who also serve as models for the examination. METHOD In 2001, 80 interns from three university internal medicine residencies completed questionnaires about their experiences with pelvic examinations. Interns who were available for training underwent baseline assessment of their pelvic examination skills and were randomized to training or to a control group that received… CONTINUE READING