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Edited By: Kevin W. Eva
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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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‘Sorry, I meant the patient's left side’: impact of distraction on left–right discrimination
by John McKinley, Martin Dempster & Gerard J. Gormley
Medical students can have difficulty in distinguishing left from right. Many infamous medical errors have occurred when a procedure has been performed on the wrong side. This study aims to elucidate the impacts of different types of distraction on left–right discrimination ability.
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Improving resident–fellow teaching in a clinical setting
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Involving clinical students in health care: patient perspectives
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