ERIC Number: EJ264543
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-May
Reference Count: 0
Writing Case Reports: An Educationally Valuable Experience for House Officers.
Petrusa, Emil R.; Weiss, Gary B.
Journal of Medical Education, v57 n5 p415-17 May 1982
Although there is debate over the need for publishing medical case reports, training in writing them can improve residents' skills in library use, critical thinking, and written communication. Other advantages are increased professionalism, facilitated career planning for future academics, and documentation of teaching efforts. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A