An Interesting Way to Teach Medicine

International Journal of Research in Health Sciences,2013,1,2,45-46.
Published:September 2013
Type:Short Communication
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R.S Bharatwaj

Associate Professor, Dept of Community Medicine, Sri Lakshminarayana Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu, INDIA.

Abstract:

Education is the name we give to the process of imparting knowledge which includes information and practical skills, to individuals who are yet unlearned and fresh to imbibe the same, so that the same can be used by them to fulfill social roles as well as be rewarded for the same in the form of their livelihoods. If we agree upon this as the aim of education, then we can speculate as to what would be the best way to do it. Coming to the domain of medical education, the process of teaching and learning assumes a greater significance as it is imperative for the learners to understand and remember the information which would be used later to manage patients who come for care with lots of trust. Read more...

An interesting way to teach medicine