• When Parents Hit: Providing Education to Physician Trainees About Corporal Punishment Through a Pilot Simulation and Debriefing

    1 day ago - By Pediatric Emergency Care

    Objectives
    No studies have evaluated how training physicians intervene when corporal punishment is observed in a simulated hospital setting. The pilot study examined physician trainee performance in a simulation where hitting is observed between caregiver and child during a medical visit and to assess physician self-reported experiences, opinions, and comfort when observing CP in a simulation.
    Methods
    We ran 7 simulations where one pediatric resident, emergency medicine resident, or pediatric emergency medicine fellow participated in the simulation while a group of similar trainees...
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