Medical Education

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Edited By: Kevin W. Eva

Impact Factor: 3.196

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 1/37 (Education Scientific Disciplines); 16/89 (Health Care Sciences & Services)

Online ISSN: 1365-2923

Associated Title(s): The Clinical Teacher

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Researching Medical Education - publishing July 2015

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Presented by the Association for the Study of Medical Education and the Association for Medical Education in Europe, this authoritative guide to excellence in educational research in the health professions provides readers with the basic building blocks of research, introduces a range of theories and how to use them, illustrates a diversity of methods and their use, and gives guidance on practical researcher development. More details.

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In this extensively updated second edition, the Association for the Study of Medical Education presents a complete and authoritative guide to medical education. Written by leading experts in the field, Understanding Medical Education provides a comprehensive resource of the theoretical and academic bases to modern medical education practice. More details.

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Alternative ways medical education can benefit from engaging with art
Jonathan Lake et al

Optimising simulation training outcomes
Faizal A Haji et al

Applied linguistics role in developing IMG communication strategies
Kathryn Ogden et al

Martin V Pusic et al

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