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New Emirates Medical Journal

Editor-in-Chief

ISSN (Print): -
ISSN (Online): 0250-6882

Letter to the Editor

Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Cardiology Resident Training and Education

Author(s): Prashanth Kulkarni* and Manjappa Mahadevappa

Volume 2 , Issue 1 , 2021

Published on: 04 February, 2021

Page: [6 - 7] Pages: 2

DOI: 10.2174/0250688202999210204103434

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Abstract

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has created an unprecedented global health emergency. This crisis has impacted educational activities worldwide, including India. It is imperative to understand the challenges faced by institutions in imparting resident training when dealing with patients during this pandemic. This correspondence briefly discusses the effect on the cardiology residency program and research activities. It also highlights the measures to impart education safely amid a current pandemic.

Keywords: COVID-19, Pandemic, Coronavirus, Cardiology, Acute coronary syndrome, Education.

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