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ISSN Print: 2394-7489, ISSN Online: 2394-7497
ICV 2018: 74.52

International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences

2020, Vol. 6 Issue 2, Part J

Effectiveness of early clinical exposure module on the surgical performance of Ist year MDS students in the subject of periodontics

AUTHOR(S): Dr. Triveni Kale, Dr. Shruti Lendey and Dr. Varsha Ranmare
ABSTRACT:Background: Traditional lectures and power point presentations are routinely employed as a means of transmitting knowledge and skills are learnt by demonstration of procedure to small groups. ECE is a teaching learning methodology, which fosters exposure of the medical students to the patients as early as the first year of medical college.
Aim and objective: To evaluate the effectiveness of ECE on the surgical performance of Ist year postgraduate students in the department of periodontics.
Material and method: The knowledge and skills of Ist year MDS students trained using conventional didactic lectures compared with those trained with a combination of didactic lectures and ECE module. Using the OSPE stations, ECE module is better understood, retained and later practically applied.
Conclusion: If learned in a clinically significant set up ECE helps to improve understanding, develop problem solving skills and increases interaction
Pages: 650-653  |  75 Views  3 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Dr. Triveni Kale, Dr. Shruti Lendey and Dr. Varsha Ranmare. Effectiveness of early clinical exposure module on the surgical performance of Ist year MDS students in the subject of periodontics. International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences. 2020; 6(2): 650-653.
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