Embracing the Internet as a means of enhancing medical education in nephrology

Am J Kidney Dis. 2011 Oct;58(4):512-8. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2011.06.009. Epub 2011 Aug 15.


This review discusses how the internet currently is being used to provide medical education in the nephrology community and addresses some of the issues and dilemmas unique to using this media. It focuses on how blogs, wikis, podcasts/YouTube, social bookmarking/media, and mobile devices are used to deliver e-learning in nephrology.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Blogging
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Education, Distance
  • Forecasting
  • Humans
  • Internet*
  • Interpersonal Relations
  • Nephrology / education*
  • Students, Medical / psychology
  • Teaching Materials*
  • Video Recording