Ahlem Lahmar

Department of Pathology, Mongi Slim University Hospital, University of Tunis El Manar, Tunisia


  • Research Article   
    The interest of virtual microscopy as a means of simulation learning in pathological anatomy and cytology
    Author(s): Dhouha Bacha, Wael Ferjaoui*, Lamia Charfi, Salsabil Rejaibi, Lassad Gharbi, Sana ben Slama, Leila Njim and Ahlem Lahmar

    Introduction: The interest of Virtual Microscopy (VM) as a means of simulation learning in Pathological Anatomy and Cytology (PCA) is growing continuously. Its value for the acquisition of skills related to this discipline and the degree of satisfaction of learners have long been compared to those of the conventional method, using Optical Microscopy (OM). The results are conflicting, highlighting the limited use of VM in the daily practice of teaching PCA. The objective of our work was to compare the learning of general pathological anatomy by MV to that by MO, in terms of skills acquisition and levels of student satisfaction. Methods: Prospective study, involving 45 Students Of Second Cycle Of Medical Studies (SCMS), in pathological anatomy internship. Ten histological slides were analysed in OM for 21 students and in VM for 24 students, for a period of 10 days. The choice of the lea.. Read More»

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    Submitted PhD thesis in Biotechnology at GITAM University, Vizag.

  • Yousef Alomi

    Yousef Alomi
    The Past Head, General Administration of Pharmaceutical Care at Ministry of Health,
    Saudi Arabia Critical Care/TPN
    Clinical Pharmacist Ministry of Health,
    Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

  • Osamu Tanaka

    Osamu Tanaka
    Assistant Professor,
    Department of Radiation Oncology
    Asahi University Hospital
    Gifu city, Gifu, Japan

  • Maher Abdel Fattah Al-Shayeb

    Department of Surgical Sciences, Ajman University, UAE

  • Andrzej Zdziennicki

    Institute of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Medical University of Lodz, I Clinic of Gynecology and Gynecological Oncology (Lodz, Poland)

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