ERIC Number: EJ610033
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Prosthodontic Olympics: Gaming To Aid Students Gain Proficiency.
Loney, Robert W.; Murphy, H. Joseph; Miller, Victor J.
Journal of Dental Education, v64 n4 p302-05 Apr 2000
Evaluated the effectiveness of an educational game, "The Prosthodontic Olympics," to improve the speed of dental students in their performance of selected laboratory procedures. The students race to complete a procedure which is then judged for quality. Evaluation indicated participants increased their speed by as much as 50 percent without sacrificing quality and responded positively to the activity. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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