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Learner-Centered Debriefing for Health Care Simulation Education

Overview of attention for article published in Simulation in Healthcare, February 2016
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#8 of 1,028)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (97th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (91st percentile)

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Title
Learner-Centered Debriefing for Health Care Simulation Education
Published in
Simulation in Healthcare, February 2016
DOI 10.1097/sih.0000000000000136
Pubmed ID
Authors

Adam Cheng, Kate J. Morse, Jenny Rudolph, Abeer A. Arab, Jane Runnacles, Walter Eppich

Abstract

Better debriefing practices may enhance the impact of simulation-based education. Emerging literature suggests that learner-centered debriefing may be effective in helping instructors identify and address learner needs while building learner's engagement and sense of responsibility for learning. This contrasts with instructor-centered approaches to debriefing, where instructors maintain unilateral control over both the process and content of the debriefing, thus limiting input and direction from learners. Although different approaches to debriefing for simulation-based education exist, the simulation literature is largely mute on the topic of learner-centered debriefing. In this article we will (1) compare and contrast learner- versus instructor-centered approaches to teaching; (2) provide a rationale for applying more learner-centered approaches to debriefing; (3) introduce a conceptual framework that highlights the key dimensions of learner- versus instructor-centered debriefing; (4) describe key variables to consider when managing the balance between learner- and instructor-centered debriefing; and (5) describe practical learner-centered strategies for various phases of debriefing.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Malaysia 1 <1%
Ireland 1 <1%
Unknown 215 99%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 33 15%
Student > Ph. D. Student 23 11%
Other 20 9%
Researcher 19 9%
Professor > Associate Professor 17 8%
Other 64 29%
Unknown 41 19%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 81 37%
Nursing and Health Professions 44 20%
Social Sciences 13 6%
Business, Management and Accounting 3 1%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 3 1%
Other 19 9%
Unknown 54 25%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 66. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 13 November 2021.
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#506,699
of 21,699,130 outputs
Outputs from Simulation in Healthcare
#8
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#10,603
of 376,503 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Simulation in Healthcare
#2
of 12 outputs
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