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TD Magazine

Distance Learning Has Radically Changed Medical Education

Friday, July 30, 2021

Remote medical training programs such as telementoring and simulation labs have benefited healthcare personnel worldwide.

While distance learning has become a widespread phenomenon, organizations predominantly use it to transfer knowledge. Few distance learning opportunities focus on technical and vocational training and skill acquisition. For the past decade, the practice of distance learning has grown steadily in the healthcare sector; however, its use varies greatly among medical education pr


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