#Nomoretextbooks? The impact of rapid communications technologies on medical education

#Nomoretextbooks? The impact of rapid communications technologies on medical education

Can J Surg 2014;57(4)E119-E120 | PDF

Ameer Farooq, BSc; Jonathan White, MD, PhD, MSc (MedEd)

From the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.

Summary

This paper was selected as the 2013 student essay winner by the Canadian Undergraduate Surgical Education Committee. The essay was in response to the question “How does rapid communications technology affect learning?”.


Accepted for publication Dec. 4, 2013

Competing interests: None declared.

DOI: 10.1503/cjs.030913

Correspondence to: A. Farooq, 8440–112 St., Edmonton AB T6G 2B7; ameerfarooq@ualberta.ca