ERIC Number: EJ648349
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
Developing and Using Interdisciplinary Case Studies in Teaching Geriatrics to Practicing Health Care Professionals.
Owens, Norma J.; Padula, Cynthia A.; Hume, Anne L.
Educational Gerontology, v28 n6 p473-89 Jun-Jul 2002
Interdisciplinary clinical case studies in geriatrics were developed using active and problem-based learning approaches that simulate clinical environments. Feedback from their use in continuing education indicated that facilitators need interdisciplinary group skills, well-written discussion questions enhanced learning, and the presence of all disciplines is essential. (Contains 24 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Interdisciplinary Geriatric Education in the Health Care Professions.