ERIC Number: EJ610849
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Continuing Medical Education-Driven Skills Acquisition and Impact on Improved Patient Outcomes in Family Practice Setting.
Bellamy, Nicholas; Goldstein, Laurence D.; Tekanoff, Rory A.
Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions, v20 n1 p52-61 Win 2000
Family practitioners (n=474) accompanied by their patients were trained in injection techniques to treat osteoarthritis. Pre- and postsession assessments showed that physicians felt comfortable with the new technique, skill acquisition occurred in a supportive setting for physicians and patients, and many patients experienced significant health improvements. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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