Medical Education  |   June 2016
Ten Tips for Maximizing the Effectiveness of Emergency Medicine Procedure Laboratories
Author Notes
  • From the Departments of Medical Education and Emergency Medicine at Summa Akron City Hospital in Ohio (Drs Hughes and Ahmed); the Department of Emergency Medicine at Western Reserve Hospital in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio (Drs Crespo and Maier); and the Department of Emergency Medicine at Cleveland Clinic in Ohio (Dr Whitman). 
  •  *Address correspondence to Patrick G. Hughes, DO, Summa Akron City Hospital, 525 E Market St, Akron, OH 44304-1698. E-mail: hughesp@summahealth.org
     
Article Information
Emergency Medicine / Medical Education / Preventive Medicine / Graduate Medical Education
Medical Education   |   June 2016
Ten Tips for Maximizing the Effectiveness of Emergency Medicine Procedure Laboratories
The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, June 2016, Vol. 116, 384-390. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2016.079
The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, June 2016, Vol. 116, 384-390. doi:10.7556/jaoa.2016.079
Abstract

Incorporating simulation-based medical education techniques is paramount to ongoing training of emergency physicians. Effective procedure laboratories give learners hands-on experience in life-saving procedures they may otherwise not have clinical exposure to and also prevent skill decay. Using procedural education, adult learning theory, deliberate practice, and mastery learning strategies, the authors offer 10 tips to educators for designing an effective emergency medicine procedure laboratory.

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