Pediatric Virtual Patients
Donna M. D'Alessandro M.D., Tamra E. Takle M2
Peer Review Status: Internally Peer Reviewed
William Osler, M.D.
Today, as in Osler's time, the gold standard in medical education is learning from a real patient. Today, however, finding real patients and the time to learn from them is becoming more and more difficult, leading to a crisis in clinical education. Multimedia learning allows us to create virtual patients that students can learn from when a real patient is not available.
Educational Objectives for Pediatric Virtual Patients
When the student is finished using this multimedia textbook, the student should understand for each clinical problem portrayed here:
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