Video Casebook: Medicine—The Toy Boy and The Burgundy CarBMJ 2000; 320 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7240.1015/a (Published 08 April 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:1015
- Martin Talbot, director of undergraduate medical education
- Central Sheffield University Hospitals
Blackwell Science, £14.95, pp 176 ISBN 0632 051 221
It is not entirely clear for whom this work is intended. Ostensibly it is a problem based learning exercise in clinical reasoning supported by a factual explanation for each clinical problem. Levy suggests that it is intended for undergraduate medical students. Learning is tested at the end of each scenario with multiple choice questions. However, it falls short of the mark.
I have seen this kind of approach done much better elsewhere, with a stepwise, interactive approach used in the resolution of the …
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