Journal article

Multilingual Global E-Learning Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes Curriculum for Front Line Health Care Providers in Resource-Limited Countries: Development Study.

Evangelia Kalaitzoglou, Edna Majaliwa, Margaret Zacharin, Carine de Beaufort, Jean-Pierre Chanoine, Conny van Wijngaard-DeVugt, Ervin Sperla, Annemieke M Boot, Stenvert LS Drop

Jmir Formative Research | Published : 2020

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Electronic learning (e-learning) is a widely accessible, low-cost option for learning remotely in various settings that allows interaction between an instructor and a learner. OBJECTIVE: We describe the development of a free and globally accessible multilingual e-learning module that provides education material on topics in pediatric endocrinology and diabetes and that is intended for first-line physicians and health workers but also trainees or medical specialists in resource-limited countries. METHODS: As complements to concise chapters, interactive vignettes were constructed, exemplifying clinical issues and pitfalls, with specific attention to the 3 levels of medical health c..

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