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ABIM Review — Use Reflection to Improve Your Performance

There's so little time in the day to keep up with medical knowledge, let alone ABIM review. But a little time spent reflecting on your learning could go a long way. In a recent paper titled "Learning by Thinking: How Reflection Aids Performance," researchers Giada Di Stefano of [...]

By Josette Akresh-Gonzales, Editorial Systems Manager, NEJM Group Education|2020-09-21T14:49:06-04:00June 12th, 2014|Learning|1 Comment

Adaptive Learning Makes Medical Board Review Time More Valuable

In Part 4 of our Q&A with Area9 Learning founder and CEO Ulrik Christensen, MD, we learned about specific Area9 innovations aimed at more effective learning and long-term retention of information. Here in our final installment, Christensen discusses how medical professionals can expect to benefit from adaptive learning [...]

By NEJM Knowledge+ Team|2020-09-21T14:46:30-04:00June 5th, 2014|Learning|Comments Off on Adaptive Learning Makes Medical Board Review Time More Valuable

Managing Hereditary Hemochromatosis: An Expert Weighs In

On April 22, 2014, the NEJM Knowledge+ Question of the Week focused on the most appropriate next step in care for a patient with hereditary hemochromatosis who was being treated with therapeutic phlebotomy but whose laboratory results showed signs of mild anemia. More than 1800 physicians answered the [...]

By NEJM Knowledge+ Team|2020-09-21T14:34:08-04:00May 22nd, 2014|Learning|1 Comment

Modifying Adaptive Technology for Medical Education

In Part 2 of our Q&A series with Area9 Learning founder and CEO Ulrik Christensen, MD, we learned what makes the company’s technology stand out in the field of adaptive learning systems. Here, in Part 3, Christensen describes how and why Area9 has modified its technology to build [...]

By NEJM Knowledge+ Team|2020-09-21T14:31:30-04:00May 15th, 2014|Learning|Comments Off on Modifying Adaptive Technology for Medical Education

What It Means to Be State-of-the-Art in Adaptive Learning Software

In Part 1 of our Q&A series with Area9 founder and CEO Ulrik Christensen, MD, we learned how the company transitioned from being a niche provider of medical simulation software — aimed at preventing medical errors — to a global leader in adaptive learning software. Here in Part [...]

By NEJM Knowledge+ Team|2020-09-21T14:23:24-04:00May 1st, 2014|Learning|Comments Off on What It Means to Be State-of-the-Art in Adaptive Learning Software