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ERIC Number: EJ613183
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1040-2446
Teaching Prevention in Surgery--Is It an Oxymoron?
Wolfson, Philip
Academic Medicine, v75 n7 suppl pS77-84 Jul 2000
Discusses the scope of the surgeon's involvement in teaching disease prevention and health promotion to medical students, enumerates possible learning objectives, and describes seven examples of programs that have used innovative methods to include prevention teaching in surgery curricula. Examples include the universities of Kentucky, South Carolina, and Texas; the Medical College of Wisconsin, and Jefferson Medical College (Pennsylvania). (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Note: Theme issue: "Teaching Prevention Throughout the Curriculum: Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Enhancing Disease Prevention and Health Promotion in Undergraduate Medical Education."