When should we perform a repeat training on adrenaline auto-injector use for physician trainees?


Topal E., Bakirtas A., Yilmaz O., Karagol I. H. E. , Arga M., Demirsoy M. S. , ...More

ALLERGOLOGIA ET IMMUNOPATHOLOGIA, vol.42, no.5, pp.472-475, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.aller.2013.07.008
  • Journal Name: ALLERGOLOGIA ET IMMUNOPATHOLOGIA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.472-475
  • Keywords: Adrenaline, Anaphylaxis, Auto-injector, Skill, Usage, Training, EPINEPHRINE, ANAPHYLAXIS, CHILDREN
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: Studies demonstrate that both doctors and patients may use adrenaline auto-injector improperly and the usage skills are improved by training. In this study, we aimed to determine the appropriate frequency of training to maintain skills for adrenaline auto-injector use.