TITLE

Online training used to tackle SARS outbreak

PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
IT Training;Jun2003, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Sever acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) virus outbreak has prompted health agencies to turn to Web-based resources to train healthcare professionals about it. Health organizations worldwide are using online resources, including Web pages and PowerPoint presentations, to disseminate knowledge about the potentially fatal virus. In addition, the outbreak has forced schools in Hong Kong, China to resort to virtual-classroom technology after they were shut down in a bid to contain the epidemic. Free access to virtual classrooms has been offered by the government-funded Hong Kong Education City agency.
ACCESSION #
10022334

 

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