Post a composite review
Unpost a composite review
Search all MERLOT
Click here to go to your profile
Select to go to your workspace
Click here to go to your Dashboard Report
Click here to go to your Content Builder
Click here to log out
Search Terms
Enter username
Enter password
Please give at least one keyword of at least three characters for the search to work with. The more keywords you give, the better the search will work for you.
select OK to launch help window
cancel help

MERLOT II


    

Peer Review


Epidemiology and Management of Diarrheal Diseases

 

Ratings

Overall Rating:

5 stars
Content Quality: 5 stars
Effectiveness: 5 stars
Ease of Use: 5 stars
Reviewed: Aug 12, 2003 by Health Sciences
Overview: A PowerPoint presentation with speakers notes, describing the symptoms,
diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of various diarrheal diseases. Links to the
CDC are also provided.
Learning Goals: To provide the learner with causes and the knowledge to develop effective
strategies to prevent the transmission of these diseases.
Target Student Population: Health science students, nurses and nursing students, public health staff, and
epidemiology students.
Prerequisite Knowledge or Skills: Some knowledge of the causative organisms, human physiology, and/or public
health knowledge would be helpful and make this module more meaningful to the
learner.
Type of Material: The presentation is a lecture given by power point with speaker?s notes.

Recommended Uses: To provide the learner with causes and the knowledge to develop effective
strategies to prevent the transmission of these diseases.
Technical Requirements: Recent browser.

Evaluation and Observation

Content Quality

Rating: 5 stars
Strengths: The presentation is an excellent overview providing the concepts needed to
understand various assessment, cause, diagnosis and treatment of diarrheal
diseases.
Concerns: Slides of the organisms would be a nice addition.

Potential Effectiveness as a Teaching Tool

Rating: 5 stars
Strengths: The Power Point can be used as an adjunct to a lecture or incorporated into a
discussion on diarrheal diseases.
Concerns:

Ease of Use for Both Students and Faculty

Rating: 5 stars
Strengths:
Concerns:

Other Issues and Comments: