Disaster Olympics A Model for Resident Education
Daniel, P., Gist, R., Grock, A., et al. (2016). Disaster Olympics: A Model for Resident Education. (Abstract only.) Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. 31(3):237-241.
A hospital conducted a full-scale exercise designed as “Olympic Games,” in which 82 Emergency Medicine residents participated. Participants’ post-test scores showed significant improvement over their pre-test scores (63% vs. 52%), indicating that this model was effective in providing disaster education to physicians.