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Multidisciplinary Team Approach in Patient Management Mandates Inclusion of Interprofessional Education in Curriculum

Shivali Shamsher, Thiagarajan Praba, Koyalmannam Raman Sethuraman, Shilpa Shamsher

Keywords : Health professions, Interprofessional education, Medical curriculum, Multidisciplinary management, Team approach

Citation Information : Shamsher S, Praba T, Sethuraman KR, Shamsher S. Multidisciplinary Team Approach in Patient Management Mandates Inclusion of Interprofessional Education in Curriculum. 2021; 4 (4):87-89.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10082-03120

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 24-12-2021

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2021; The Author(s).


Abstract

Health care today incorporates the multidisciplinary team approach for holistic patient management in every discipline. It necessitates the inclusion of interprofessional education (IPE) in the medical education and training system to equip future doctors to adapt it for better patient outcomes. This article aims to draw attention of the stakeholders and policymakers toward the role of IPE in the medical curriculum.


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