Published on in Vol 21, No 7 (2019): July

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/14676, first published .
Virtual Patient Simulations in Health Professions Education: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis by the Digital Health Education Collaboration

Virtual Patient Simulations in Health Professions Education: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis by the Digital Health Education Collaboration

Virtual Patient Simulations in Health Professions Education: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis by the Digital Health Education Collaboration

Andrzej A Kononowicz 1, MSc, PhD;  Luke A Woodham 2, 3, MSc;  Samuel Edelbring 3, 4, 5, PhD;  Natalia Stathakarou 3, MSc;  David Davies 6, PhD;  Nakul Saxena 7, PhD;  Lorainne Tudor Car 8, 9, MD, MSc, PhD;  Jan Carlstedt-Duke 10, MD, PhD;  Josip Car 11, 12, MD, PhD, FRCPE, FFPH;  Nabil Zary 13, 14, PhD

1 Department of Bioinformatics and Telemedicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College , Kraków , PL

2 Institute of Medical and Biomedical Education, St George’s, University of London , London , GB

3 Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet , Stockholm , SE

4 Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linköping University , Linköping , SE

5 Learning and Professional Development Group, School of Health Sciences, Örebro University, Örebro , SE

6 Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick , Coventry , GB

7 Health Services and Outcomes Research, National Healthcare Group , Singapore , SG

8 Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London , London , GB

9 Family Medicine and Primary Care, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore , SG

10 President’s Office, Nanyang Technological University , Singapore , SG

11 Centre for Population Health Sciences, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore , SG

12 Global eHealth Unit, Department of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Public Health, Imperial College London , London , GB

13 Games for Health Innovations Centre, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore , SG

14 Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences , Dubai , AE

Corresponding Author:

  • Josip Car, MD, PhD, FRCPE, FFPH
  • Centre for Population Health Sciences
  • Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine
  • Nanyang Technological University
  • 11 Mandalay Road, Clinical Science Building
  • Singapore
  • SG
  • Phone: 65 6340-2480
  • Email: josip.car@ntu.edu.sg