Physicians' learning strategies

Chest. 2000 Aug;118(2 Suppl):18S-23S. doi: 10.1378/chest.118.2_suppl.18s.


This article examines the two categories of learning strategies that physicians use in clinical practice. The strategies are similar in their overall architectures and differ (1) according to nature of the clinical problem that precipitated the need to learn, and (2) the ways in which learning resources are used.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Physicians / psychology*
  • Problem-Based Learning / methods*