Student and patient perspectives on bedside teaching.

  title={Student and patient perspectives on bedside teaching.},
  author={Balakrishnan Kichu R. Nair and Jennifer L Coughlan and Michael John Hensley},
  journal={Medical education},
  volume={31 5},
A cross-sectional study was undertaken to elicit patient and learner opinions about bedside teaching (BST). Only 48% of learners reported that they had been given enough BST during their undergraduate training, while 100% thought BST to be the most effective way of learning clinical skills. Seventy seven per cent of patients enjoyed BST and 83% said that it… CONTINUE READING