Clinical Skills Online
CSO is a project aimed at providing interactive online videos demonstrating core procedural skills common to a wide range of medical and health-based courses. The clinical skills videos on this site have been created at the 'lowest common denominator' level for a host of medical and healthcare related disciplines with a view to share with the wider community. The content has been created and peer-reviewed by a multi-professional team so that it is applicable, with little or no change, to a... More
Material Type: Learning Object Repository
Technical Format: Other
Date Added to MERLOT: September 16, 2005
Date Modified in MERLOT: June 09, 2014
Submitter: Charavanan Balasubramaniam
Keywords: Health assessment, Clinical skills, Skill demonstration, Physical assessment
Primary Audience: College General Ed, Graduate School, Professional
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: web browser, Quicktime and Windows Media versions available for download, Palm and Pocket PC versions of videos available for download
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
Creative Commons: unsure
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Discussion for Clinical Skills Online
4 years ago
Inna Plugovaya (Student)
As a nursing student, I found this site very helpful. It demonstrates basic nursing clinical skills in videos that are short, clear, and precise.
I did not have any technical issues while using this site.
Time spent reviewing site: I spent about an hour and a half on this website.
5 years ago
Ronald Wagner (Faculty)
Very nicely done. Videos are crystal clear and the user interface is excellent.
6 years ago
Sandi Casey (Faculty)
Shows a video of specific nursing skills so students can watch it as often as needed to perform the skill with competence.
7 years ago
Amy Hilbelink (Administrator)
An excellent resource for learning basic clinical skills online.
The windows media player loaded much quicker than did the RealPlayer.