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In 2013, the Association of American Medical Colleges created the "Core Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs) for Entering Residency" to more clearly define the set of activities that entering residents should be able to perform on day one of residency without direct supervision. EPA #11 is obtaining informed consent for tests and/or procedures. This EPA acknowledges that an entrustable learner should be able to document a complete consent among other components. The aim of this study is to explore if incoming pediatric interns demonstrated the behaviors of an "entrustable learner" in the domain of documenting informed consent for a common pediatric procedure.
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Name: Academic pediatrics
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Supervisor self-disclosure is essential for both personal and professional development of the next generation of doctors. We highlight the importance of self-disclosure and urge doctors in a supervisi...
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To present the recommendations and supporting literature for selection and processing of RBC products in critically ill children developed by the Pediatric Critical Care Transfusion and Anemia Experti...
Background: - Informed consent is the process by which prospective participants in clinical trials learn about clinical research in order to decide whether they want to enroll in ...
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Components of the extracellular matrix consisting primarily of fibrillin. They are essential for the integrity of elastic fibers.
Registered nurses with graduate degrees in nursing who provide care to pediatric patients who are acutely or critically ill.
Drugs considered essential to meet the health needs of a population as well as to control drug costs. (World Health Organization Action Programme on Essential Drugs, 1994, p3)
Genes whose loss of function or gain of function MUTATION leads to the death of the carrier prior to maturity. They may be essential genes (GENES, ESSENTIAL) required for viability, or genes which cause a block of function of an essential gene at a time when the essential gene function is required for viability.
Components of a cell.
Pediatrics is the general medicine of childhood. Because of the developmental processes (psychological and physical) of childhood, the involvement of parents, and the social management of conditions at home and at school, pediatrics is a specialty. With ...