David Topps

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The one minute mentor: a pilot study assessing medical students' and residents' professional behaviours through recordings of clinical preceptors' immediate feedback
    David Topps
    Northern Ontario School of Medicine, ON, Canada
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 22:189. 2009
  2. doi request reprint YouTube as a platform for publishing clinical skills training videos
    David Topps
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Acad Med 88:192-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint 'Did everybody get that?' The challenges of international teleconferencing
    David Topps
    University of Calgary, Canada
    Rural Remote Health 5:352. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Praxis Pointers: reciprocal publication of practical pearls
    David Topps
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, UCMC Sunridge, Alberta, Canada
    Med Educ 39:527. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint 'PocketSnips': microvideos on medical procedures
    David Topps
    University of Calgary, UCMC Sunridge, Alberta, Canada
    Med Educ 38:572-3. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Wanted: trainees for rural practice
    David Topps
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, UCMC, Canada
    Aust J Rural Health 11:96-8. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Introducing personal digital assistants to family physician teachers
    David Topps
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, UCMC Sunridge, Alberta, Canada
    Fam Med 35:55-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Practica continua: Connecting and combining simulation modalities for integrated teaching, learning and assessment
    Rachel H Ellaway
    Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Canada
    Med Teach 31:725-31. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Rethinking fidelity, cognition and strategy: medical simulation as gaming narratives
    Rachel H Ellaway
    Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    Stud Health Technol Inform 142:82-7. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Integrating simulation devices and systems
    Rachel H Ellaway
    Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    Stud Health Technol Inform 142:88-90. 2009

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint The one minute mentor: a pilot study assessing medical students' and residents' professional behaviours through recordings of clinical preceptors' immediate feedback
    David Topps
    Northern Ontario School of Medicine, ON, Canada
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 22:189. 2009
    ..Several methods have been developed for doing so. What is still needed is a method that combines assessment of actual behaviour in the workplace with timely feedback to learners...
  2. doi request reprint YouTube as a platform for publishing clinical skills training videos
    David Topps
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Acad Med 88:192-7. 2013
    ..YouTube's broadcast model diffused aspects of the relationship between educators and their learners, thereby limiting its use for more focused activities, such as continuing medical education...
  3. ncbi request reprint 'Did everybody get that?' The challenges of international teleconferencing
    David Topps
    University of Calgary, Canada
    Rural Remote Health 5:352. 2005
    ..Based on our group's extensive experience, we have collected some useful tips and resources on how to reduce your costs and frustrations...
  4. ncbi request reprint Praxis Pointers: reciprocal publication of practical pearls
    David Topps
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, UCMC Sunridge, Alberta, Canada
    Med Educ 39:527. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint 'PocketSnips': microvideos on medical procedures
    David Topps
    University of Calgary, UCMC Sunridge, Alberta, Canada
    Med Educ 38:572-3. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Wanted: trainees for rural practice
    David Topps
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, UCMC, Canada
    Aust J Rural Health 11:96-8. 2003
    ..This paper discusses some of the factors that may affect the effectiveness of these methods...
  7. ncbi request reprint Introducing personal digital assistants to family physician teachers
    David Topps
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, UCMC Sunridge, Alberta, Canada
    Fam Med 35:55-9. 2003
    ..The objective of the project reported here was to maximize adoption of PDAs by our faculty, using a combination of strategies...
  8. ncbi request reprint Practica continua: Connecting and combining simulation modalities for integrated teaching, learning and assessment
    Rachel H Ellaway
    Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Canada
    Med Teach 31:725-31. 2009
    ..The framework of 'practica continua' proposed in this article links theoretical approaches and practical examples of integrated uses of simulation in education...
  9. ncbi request reprint Rethinking fidelity, cognition and strategy: medical simulation as gaming narratives
    Rachel H Ellaway
    Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    Stud Health Technol Inform 142:82-7. 2009
    ..Simulations can transcend the literal representation of practice worlds. This paper considers the use of gaming and narrative to identify key underlying features and the ways in which they can be used in creating simulation activities...
  10. ncbi request reprint Integrating simulation devices and systems
    Rachel H Ellaway
    Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
    Stud Health Technol Inform 142:88-90. 2009
    ..The HSVO project is developing a network enabled platform control middleware and a number of integrated 'edge device' services to, among other outcomes, enable multi device and platform simulation support...
  11. ncbi request reprint Virtual handouts for handheld computers
    David Topps
    UCMC Sunridge, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Med Educ 36:1101. 2002