Funding for this research was provided by:
Universitätsklinikum Tübingen (F.7281048)
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Received: 7 September 2018
Accepted: 15 April 2019
First Online: 2 May 2019
: Celebi Nora, MD, is a nephrologist working for a non-profit trust providing dialysis services, interested in ultrasound and how student education affects patient safety.Griewatz Jan is a pedagogue, research associate and Deputy Head at the Competence Centre for University Teaching in Medicine Baden-Wuerttemberg at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Tuebingen.Malek Nisar Peter, MD, is Professor for Internal Medicine and the director of the Department for Internal Medicine I (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Infectious Diseases) at the University Medical Hospital Tuebingen.Hoffmann Tatjana, MD, is an internist and sonographer at the University Hospital of Tuebingen with a special interest in ultrasound education.Walter Carina is a medical student at the University of Tuebingen and student tutor for emergency medicine, Internal medicine and ultrasound. She is a co-founder and co-chairman of the student workgroup ultrasound.Muller Reinhold is Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at James Cook University, Australia and Director of Tropical Health Solutions Pty Ltd. He works as an applied quantitative researcher in the Health Sciences with an extensive publication record.Riessen Reimer, MD, is Professor for Internal Medicine and director of the Medical Intensive Care Unit, teaching coordinator at the Department of Medicine and has helped to build up the ultrasound training.Pauluschke-Fröhlich Jan, MD, is a gynaecologist and perinatologist at the Department of Womens Health, University Hospital of Tuebingen with a special interest in student education, including ultrasound education.Debove Ines, MD is an attending physician in Neurology in the movement disorder unit at the University Hospital of Bern. She is organising and conducting courses for medical students at the University Hospital of Bern.Zipfel Stephan, MD, is Professor for Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy and the director of the Department for Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy at the University Medical Hospital Tuebingen, he is also Dean for Medical Education at the Faculty of Medicine of Tuebingen University.Fröhlich Eckhart, MD, is the former director of the Department of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology of a teaching hospital in Stuttgart, Germany. He is a certified DEGUM ultrasound trainer and since 2015 responsible for ultrasound student education at the University of Tuebingen.
: The project was approved by the local ethics committee of the University of Tuebingen, number 667/2016BO2. All participants gave written consent and could withdraw study participation at any time without giving any reasons.
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