Turkish Thoracic Journal
Original Article

ASTHMA THEMED CHEST DISEASES ELECTIVE INTERNSHIP PROGRAM EXPERIENCE AT DOKUZ EYLUL UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF MEDICINE

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Dokuz Eylul University Medical Faculty, Medical Education Department , İzmir , Turkey

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Dokuz Eylul University Medical Faculty, Chest Diseases Department , İzmir , Turkey

Turk Thorac J 0; 5: 0-0
DOI: OI: 10.5152/TurkThoracJ.2019.180206
Read: 320 Downloads: 24 Published: 18 July 2019

Abstract

Objective: The purpose of this article is to introduce Asthma themed Chest Diseases elective program applied within the scope of the University Faculty of Medicine undergraduate medical program.

 

Material and Methods: Asthma themed Chest Diseases elective internship program in Year 4 was developed to increase student gains from the elective internship program. During the two week program lectures , bed side and outpatient clinics practices were implemented.

 

Results: Students’ pre education and post education knowledge scores and OSCE scores were inv estigated. A minimal increase was observed in post education score and no significant difference was determined in the statistical analysis. The students’ post education clinical performance scores were significantly higher than that of pre education.

 

Conclusion: Asthma themed Chest Diseases elective internship program seems to be effective in increasing the clinical performance of the students.

 

Cite this article as: Ural HA, Musal B, Kılınç O. ASTHMA THEMED CHEST DISEASES ELECTIVE INTERNSHIP PROGRAM EXPERIENCE AT DOKUZ EYLUL UNIVERSITY FACULTY OF MEDICINE . Turk Thorac J 2019; D OI: 10.5152/TurkThoracJ.2019.180206

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