Virtual patients: an effective educational intervention to improve paediatric basic specialist trainee education in the management of suspected child abuse?

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Child abuse is a particularly difficult subject to teach at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Most doctors are dissatisfied with their training in child abuse recognition and management. We developed an interactive video based Virtual Patient to provide formal training for paediatric Basic Specialist Trainees in the recognition of suspected child… (More)

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@article{McEvoy2011VirtualPA, title={Virtual patients: an effective educational intervention to improve paediatric basic specialist trainee education in the management of suspected child abuse?}, author={Maggie McEvoy and Brittany Butler and Gretchen L MacCarrick and A. J. Nicholson}, journal={Irish medical journal}, year={2011}, volume={104 8}, pages={250-2} }