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Role of SimMan in teaching clinical skills to preclinical medical students

Meenakshi Swamy1*, Thomas C Bloomfield2, Robert H Thomas3, Harnaik Singh4 and Roger F Searle5

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1 School of Medicine and Health, The Holliday Building, Durham University Queen's Campus, University Boulevard, Stockton on Tees, TS17 6BH, UK

2 Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh, EH16 4SA, UK

3 University Hospital North Tees, Hardwick Road, Stockton-on-Tees, TS19 8PE, UK

4 Freeman Hospital, Freeman road High Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN, UK

5 Anatomy and Clinical Skills, School of Medical Sciences Education Development, The Medical School, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4HH, UK

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BMC Medical Education 2013, 13:20  doi:10.1186/1472-6920-13-20

Published: 10 February 2013

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Appendix 1. A flow chart demonstrating the study design.

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