Journal article

Lessons learnt from an obstetric and neonatal emergency simulation program in India

A Kumar, N Khot, U Bansal, JV Singh, A Malhotra

Journal of Neonatal Nursing | Published : 2021

Abstract

Background: Combined obstetric and neonatal emergency simulation based training is gaining popularity in healthcare settings. Methods: In this qualitative study, through semi-structured one to one interviews, we evaluated participant attitudes, perceptions of retention of learning, and application to clinical practice one year after a simulation workshop. Audio recordings of interviews were transcribed, collated and subjected to thematic analysis. Results: Five major themes were identified through the thematic analysis: comparing simulation to clinical practice; learning and working in teams; thinking retention and sustainability; relating relevance of simulation based education to roles; an..

View full abstract