Chapter 1: Standardized Patients in Nursing Education

Jenkins, Louise Sherman; Schaivone, Kathy
January 2007
Annual Review of Nursing Education;2007, Vol. 5, p1
Academic Journal
Book Chapter
Chapter 1 of the book "Annual Review of Nursing Education" is presented. It explores the integration of standardized patients (SP) in nursing education, to help educators overcome their challenges in planning effective learning experiences and providing constructive, objective evaluation knowledge in learners. It discusses the integration of SP into nursing curricula, as well as the background information of the origins and evolution of the role of the SP in medical and nursing education.


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