Clinical skills Lab: A Need in Nepalese Medical School

Authors

  • Ajay Kumar Dhakal University of Alberta, Canadas
  • Sanjay Dhakal KIST Medical College, Lalitpur, Nepal

Abstract

Medicine of present world demands high level of competency in both
clinical examination and performing a procedure in patients. The traditional
methods of bedside skill learning and teaching should be supplemented by
instruction in clinical skills lab of basic important clinical skills. Every medical
school should work towards establishment and incorporation of clinical skills
lab in basics science subjects and clinical posting along with other subjects
to make it Practice oriented and Student centred learning.
Keywords: clinical skills Lab, curriculum, medical education

Author Biographies

Ajay Kumar Dhakal, University of Alberta, Canadas

School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Canada

Sanjay Dhakal, KIST Medical College, Lalitpur, Nepal

Department of Pediatrics, KIST Medical College, Lalitpur, Nepal

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Published

2014-07-04

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General Section - Short communication/ Perspective/ Viewpoint