To describe an educational program for pediatric house staff who participate in interhospital transport and to present an evaluation of the educational program.
Educational program evaluation that used multiple confidential surveys of participating pediatric house staff.
The interhospital transport team of a large, urban pediatric hospital.
Twenty-six pediatric second-year residents who participated in required rotations with the transport service.
The institution of an educational program designed specifically for the clinical transport rotation. eesul'o : Before their service with the transport team, residents have doubts about their clinical skills, fund of knowledge, and ability to practice independently in a mobile environment.
These doubts decrease as the residents participate in the educational program during their transport clinical service.
All residents perceive service on the transport rotation to be of educational benefit with regard to communications or cognitive skills.
Alternatively, transport service provides little opportunity for residents to improve technical skills.
Among the various skills that residents could obtain during transport service, improvement in clinical judgment was most commonly cited by residents who performed more than 10 transports. (...)
Mots-clés Pascal : Programme enseignement, Personnel sanitaire, Malade, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Educational program, Health staff, Patient, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 96-0379574
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 10/04/1997.