Effectiveness of cardiac simulator on the acquirement of cardiac auscultatory skills of medical students.


Birdane A. , Yazici H. U. , Aydar Y., Mert K. U. , Masifov M., Ulus T., ...More

Advances in clinical and experimental medicine : official organ Wroclaw Medical University, vol.21, pp.791-8, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : Advances in clinical and experimental medicine : official organ Wroclaw Medical University
  • Page Numbers: pp.791-8
  • Keywords: cardiac simulator, auscultation skills, medical training, INTERNAL-MEDICINE, TECHNOLOGY, TRAINEES

Abstract

Background. Cardiac simulators have been developed as an alternative training model in order to improve the cardiac auscultation skills of medical students. The effectiveness of the cardiac simulator's use in cardiac auscultatory training is presently not yet well established.