We are proud to be raising the bar for post-graduate medical education
San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 5, 2009
Digimedica (http://www.digimedica.com/index.html ) announces the launch of seven new courses on its proprietary MedMind TM educational software platform. MedMind TM is the premier platform for delivering interactive training in complex medical diagnostic algorithms. "We have had nearly 1000 students from over 18 countries use MedMind TM for their training. The program's built-in proficiency testing system ensures that each student is getting trained by the gold standard" said Dr. Dan Gebow, President of Digimedica.
The following courses will be launched on the MedMind TM platform:
- Peripheral Vascular CTA with Stent Graft Planning
- Virtual CT Angiography Training in Spanish or English
- Neurovascular CT Angiography
- Cardiac MR
- Level 3 Cardiac CT Angiography
- Dynamic Volume Cardiac CT Angiography
- Cardiology for non-medical personnel
"We are proud to be raising the bar for post-graduate medical education", said Dr. Gebow. "It doesn't matter whether you are training in Boston or Bangladesh, MedMind TM ensures that the medical education is standardized and of the highest possible quality".
The MedMind TM software platform re-creates diagnostic scenarios and clinical case settings, allowing physicians the ability to interpret and make diagnoses, get individualized mentoring and receive feedback. MedMind TM takes a medical expert's knowledge and virtually transforms it into an interactive coaching environment for physicians. The MedMind TM platform allows doctors in any part of the world to rapidly learn new technologies and diagnostic pathways, and it is supported by flash videos, tests, and communication with the instructor or other students.
"We are using MedMind TM to train physicians to better diagnose and treat the leading killers of our time: heart disease, cancer and stroke", said Dr. Tony DeFrance, Medical Director of Digimedica. "The offering of these new courses on the MedMind TM platform allows us to transfer complex medical knowledge via software. Hundreds of doctors have used MedMind TM to get trained in CT Angiography and Peripheral Vascular CT around the world, now we can extend that high level of training to the rapidly evolving fields of stroke detection".