Predictors of confidence in anatomy knowledge for work as a junior doctor: a national survey of Australian medical students

  title={Predictors of confidence in anatomy knowledge for work as a junior doctor: a national survey of Australian medical students},
  author={John E. Farey and David T Bui and David Townsend and Premala Sureshkumar and Sandra E. Carr and Chris Roberts},
  journal={BMC Medical Education},
BackgroundMajor changes to the teaching of anatomy associated with the integration of basic and clinical sciences in modern medical curricula have coincided with students reporting concern over achievement of learning outcomes in anatomy. Little guidance exists for medical educators designing anatomy courses that account for factors that positively influence medical student confidence in their own anatomy knowledge. We sought to determine what factors are associated with medical students’ self… 

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