Developing Clinical Reasoning Skills Through Argumentation With The Concept Map Method In Medical Problem-Based Learning, Jihyun Si, Hyun-Hee Kong, Sang-Hwa Lee
Interdisciplinary Journal of Problem-Based Learning
This study aims to explore the effects of argumentation with the concept map method during medical problem-based learning (PBL) on individual clinical reasoning. Individual clinical reasoning ability was assessed through problem-solving performance and arguments that students constructed during individual clinical reasoning processes. Toulmin’s model of argument was utilized as a structure for arguments. The study also explored whether there would be any differences between the firstand second-year medical students. Ninety-five medical students participated in this study, and they took two PBL modules. During PBL, they were asked as a group to construct concept maps based on their argumentation about ...
Reducing Benzodiazepine Use For The Treatment Of Insomnia And Supporting Nonpharmacological Therapies, 2019 University of Vermont
Reducing Benzodiazepine Use For The Treatment Of Insomnia And Supporting Nonpharmacological Therapies, Unchan Pyon
Family Medicine Clerkship Student Projects
Most medical organizations recommend against the use of benzodiazepine use for the treatment of insomnia, especially in the elderly. However, the percentage of the adult population on benzos increase with age: 7.5% in adults ages 51-64; 9% in adults over 65. Alternative therapies for insomnia, including online CBT, require more commitment than taking a medication so many patients opt for medication. This project aims to increase awareness of benzodiazepine use for insomnia and provide support for nonpharmacological therapies.
Jefferson Digital Commons Quarterly Report: October-December 2018, 2019 Thomas Jefferson University
Jefferson Digital Commons Quarterly Report: October-December 2018, Kelsey Duinkerken, Msi, James Copeland, Libt
Jefferson Digital Commons Reports
This quarterly report includes:
- From the Archives
- Grand Rounds and Lectures
- Industrial Design Capstones
- Journals and Newsletters
- LabArchives Launch
- Masters of Public Health Capstones
- What People are Saying About the Jefferson Digital Commons
January 2019, 2019 Southwestern Oklahoma State University
January 2019, Swosu Bulldog Wellness Committee
SWOSU BULLDOG WELLNESS
Making Your Resolutions Really Work
New Year’s resolutions are slightly out of favor — airily dismissed as a waste of time, given their high failure rate. But there remains something compelling about the onset of a brand new year for reflecting on changes that would improve your life. To provide advice on ways to make resolutions that will actually come to fruition,
Premedical Programs Newsletter, January-February 2019, 2019 University of Dayton
Premedical Programs Newsletter, January-February 2019, University Of Dayton
Premedical Program Campus Communications
Newsletter for students, staff, and faculty in the premedical and predental programs.
Meet An Ipe Student Champion From Thomas Jefferson University: Zachary Semenetz, Md Student, Class Fo 2019, 2018 Thomas Jefferson University
Meet An Ipe Student Champion From Thomas Jefferson University: Zachary Semenetz, Md Student, Class Fo 2019, Zachary Semenetz
Collaborative Healthcare: Interprofessional Practice, Education and Evaluation (JCIPE)
Meet an IPE Student Champion from Thomas Jefferson University: Zachary Semenetz, MD Student, Class fo 2019
Proceedings Of The 2018 Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurses Association Conference: Local To Global--Future Directions For Research On Health Disparities, Jillian Inouye
Asian / Pacific Island Nursing Journal
The Asian American / Pacific Islander Nurses Association’s 15th Annual International Conference was held September 22-23, 2018 at the Hilton Garden Inn, located in Southpoint, Durham, S.C. with 43 research presenters. The conference theme was Local to Global: Future Directions for Research on Health Disparities with a dozen internationally well-known leaders around the world as keynote and special session speakers. Drs. Hyeoneui Kim, PhD, MPH, RN; Duke University School of Nursing and Jeeyae Choi, PhD, RN; University of North Carolina Wilmington School of Nursing were co-chairs and led the conference topics which addressed the current trends and future directions ...
As A Pediatrician, I Don’T Know The Second, Third, Or Fourth Thing To Do: A Qualitative Study Of Pediatric Residents’ Training And Experiences In Behavioral Health, 2018 Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA
As A Pediatrician, I Don’T Know The Second, Third, Or Fourth Thing To Do: A Qualitative Study Of Pediatric Residents’ Training And Experiences In Behavioral Health, Rachel Petts Phd, Jeffrey D. Shahidullah Phd, Paul W. Kettlewell Phd, Kathryn A. Dehart Md, Kris Rooney Md, Ilene G. Ladd Ms, Tyler Bogaczyk Bs, Sharon L. Larson Phd
International Journal of Health Sciences Education
Despite a mandated 1-month rotation in developmental-behavioral pediatrics (DBP), pediatric residents report inadequate training in behavioral health care. As a first step in much needed curriculum development in this area, this study sought to assess learner experiences regarding the management of behavioral health problems during residency. Four focus groups were conducted for residents in years 1-3 of training in 2 residency programs in a northeastern state. Transcripts were analyzed and coded by researchers through qualitative classical content analysis. The exploratory analysis revealed 9 key themes: time requirements, rapport building, resources and referrals for behavioral health, psychiatric medications, diagnosis vs. treatment ...
The Effect Of Competency-Based Education On Medical And Nursing Students' Academic Performance, Technical Skill Development, And Overall Satisfaction And Preparedness For Future Practice: An Integrative Literature Review, 2018 McMaster University
The Effect Of Competency-Based Education On Medical And Nursing Students' Academic Performance, Technical Skill Development, And Overall Satisfaction And Preparedness For Future Practice: An Integrative Literature Review, Haris Saud, Ruth Chen
International Journal of Health Sciences Education
Purpose: This article provides an integrative review of competency-based education (CBE) in medical and nursing programs and examines the effect of CBE on students’ academic performance, technical skill development, and overall satisfaction and preparedness for future practice.
Background: In recent decades, CBE has increasingly been discussed in medical and nursing education programs. The impact of the CBE curriculum on learning outcomes including academic performance, technical skill development, overall satisfaction, and preparedness for future practice has not been fully elucidated.
Method: A review of the literature was conducted, and multiple databases were searched for studies that analyzed the impact of CBE ...
Titan-Gel.Gif, 2018 Selected Works
Multiple Regression Models To Analyze Length Of Hospitalization Due To Nosocomial Infections In U.S. Hospitals, 2018 Cleveland State University
Multiple Regression Models To Analyze Length Of Hospitalization Due To Nosocomial Infections In U.S. Hospitals, Ernest M. Oleksy
The Downtown Review
Nosocomial diseases are a serious concern and detriment to hospitals’ abilities to provide appropriate patient care. Bearing this in mind, an effort must be made to determine whether infection surveillance and control programs have reduced the rates of nosocomial infection at U.S. hospitals. The data that were studied were obtained as part of the Study on the Efficacy of Nosocomial Infection Control (SENIC) and used to develop a model of what variables most contribute to a patient’s length of stay at the Cleveland Clinic (Quade et al, 1980).
Finding The Narrative In Incident Reports, 2018 The University of San Francisco
Finding The Narrative In Incident Reports, La'eeqa Aslam
Master's Projects and Capstones
The Progress Foundation, as licensed by the state of California and the Community Care Licensing, is required to use incident reports for internal audits and remain in compliance as a health facility. Incident reports are used to record events or accidents that have occurred within an organization. Often times, reports are made, handed off, and given from the residence home to the Community Care Licensing with little to no information of how an incident was managed. The Progress Foundation is working towards tracking information from the incident reports to improve internal management and understand the trends in the reports.
Improving Knowledge And Attitude Of Primary Healthcare Givers Towards Vulnerable Populations: A Quality Improvement Project, 2018 The University of San Francisco
Improving Knowledge And Attitude Of Primary Healthcare Givers Towards Vulnerable Populations: A Quality Improvement Project, Kimberly Shankel
Master's Projects and Capstones
Improving Knowledge and Attitude of Primary Healthcare
Givers Towards Vulnerable Populations
University of San Francisco
This project aims to improve patient satisfaction for vulnerable population patients while in hospital, namely transgender and gender non-conforming people. A major roadblock for this population in seeking medical care is their fear of discrimination when accessing healthcare, resulting in a delay, or avoidance of medical care. Multiple studies agree there is a need for nursing education on cultural competence to improve care and satisfaction for vulnerable populations.
The site for this quality improvement project is a small suburban hospital ...
Student Registered Nurse Anesthetists’ Perception Of Simulation As A Positive Reinforcement To Classroom Lecture In Handling A Difficult Airway, 2018 The University of Southern Mississippi
Student Registered Nurse Anesthetists’ Perception Of Simulation As A Positive Reinforcement To Classroom Lecture In Handling A Difficult Airway, Kayla Forbis
The management of a difficult airway by anesthesia providers is a core component of providing safe care. Simulation provides an opportunity for the student to manage uncommon clinical scenarios without harm to an actual patient. This project aimed to determine if the use of simulation may be useful in training Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist in the management skills of a difficult airway. The proposed intervention of this project was the addition of simulation experience to didactic lecture covering difficult airway management techniques. As supported in the Adult Learning Principles of Medical Learners, by allowing the SRNA to actively participate in ...
Nurse Expectations As Compared To Perceived Reality, 2018 The University of Southern Mississippi
Nurse Expectations As Compared To Perceived Reality, Kathryn Mckelvy
Burnout and turnover in nursing have been well documented in nursing literature, but little is known about a nurse’s expectations of the profession compared to their perceived reality of the profession. Do these expectations meet the reality of the workplace, and does this cause the nurse to make a career change? What factors influence a nurse to leave the profession, job-hop, or return to school to further their education? The rate of nurse turnover is an ongoing issue with a lack of research regarding the foundation of nurse expectations compared to the realities of the profession.
The purpose of ...
Investigating The Use Of M-Health For Learning And Clinical Training By Medical Students In Ghana, 2018 The University of Western Ontario
Investigating The Use Of M-Health For Learning And Clinical Training By Medical Students In Ghana, Abdul M. Sulley
Electronic Thesis and Dissertation Repository
There is a challenge with healthcare access in most developing countries. With the high rate of mobile technology penetration in these countries, there is a strong belief that mobile technology can help address this and other health system and education challenges. This study investigated how clinical year medical students in Ghana used m-health and with what outcomes. This was a mixed-methods study to assess what technologies students used, what the impact of use was, what enablers and barriers they encountered, what factors explained m-health adoption and what the attitudes of students, staff and faculty members were towards m-health use. The ...
December 2018, 2018 Southwestern Oklahoma State University
December 2018, Swosu Bulldog Wellness Committee
SWOSU BULLDOG WELLNESS
Money savers for Holiday Shoppers
We hate to be negative this time of year, but gift-giving can get expensive! How to pay for all those gifts? Here are a few suggestions…
Healthy Holiday Habits
Travel, parties, big meals and snack foods at the office all create a challenging environment for eating healthy. Add in several days of travel with little scheduled physical activity, and it becomes a real effort to stay on track. Here are some helpful hints to help keep your holidays healthy!
An Evaluation Of Implementing Trauma-Informed Care Training In Healthcare Settings, 2018 University of Nebraska Medical Center
An Evaluation Of Implementing Trauma-Informed Care Training In Healthcare Settings, Amanda Kis
Service Learning/Capstone Experience
Background: Trauma-informed care (TIC) has recently become a popular topic in medical science. Many patients’ health conditions have been diagnosed and treated purely as medical issues, yet emerging research indicates that trauma is sometimes the source of many physical and mental conditions. Implementing TIC education in healthcare systems may lead to preventing the onset of symptomology related to undiagnosed, chronic trauma experience.
Objectives: The primary goal of this Capstone project was to implement TIC training developed by Trauma Matters Omaha Coalition and assess preliminary evidence for changes in participants’ confidence, clinical knowledge, professional knowledge, self-awareness, and assumptions and biases regarding ...
The Practitioner's Guide To Global Health: An Interactive, Online, Open-Access Curriculum Preparing Medical Learners For Global Health Experiences, Gabrielle A. Jacquet, Rachel A. Umoren, Alison S. Hayward, Justin G. Myers, Payal Modi, Stephen J. Dunlop, Suzanne Sarfaty, Mark Hauswald, Janis P. Tupesis
Emergency Medicine Publications and Presentations
BACKGROUND: Short-term experiences in global health (STEGH) are increasingly common in medical education, as they can provide learners with opportunities for service, learning, and sharing perspectives. Academic institutions need high-quality preparatory curricula and mentorship to prepare learners for potential challenges in ethics, cultural sensitivity, and personal safety; however, availability and quality of these are variable.
OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study is to create and evaluate an open-access, interactive massive open online course (MOOC) that prepares learners to safely and effectively participate in STEGH, permits flexible and asynchronous learning, is free of charge, and provides a certificate upon successful completion ...
Cime Newsletter : December 2018, 2018 Aga Khan University
Cime Newsletter : December 2018, Cime
-Training the Future Healthcare Leaders for the best!
-A collaborative approach to train the residents of the Department of Surgery, Section of Urology
-Training of Trainers
-Provost Talk on “Policymaking in Health”
-Certificate Course in Simulation-Based Cataract Surgery
-Identifying and managing patients at high risk in orthopaedics
-Management of Oncology Patients with Neutropenia
-Death and Dying Simulation Scenario