SOCIAL MEDIA USE AND PERCEPTION OF LIVE LECTURES BY MEDICAL STUDENTS
English

Nisha Narendran, Lally M.S, Rajany Jose
2017 Journal of Evidence Based Medicine and Healthcare  
BACKGROUND The current generation is rightly described as generation M (edia) highlighting the increasing time spent with media on any given day. The availability of mobiles and the absence of mobile jammers in lecture classes will seriously interfere with lecture attendance or concentration in lecture hours. We intend to take a survey on the level of social media use or use of smartphone for other non-academic uses by medical students during their lecture hours. We expect them to put forward
more » ... em to put forward their views as to how they perceive live lectures and what can be done to improve the effect of live lectures in this era of widespread and anytime media use. Financial or Other, Competing Interest: None.
doi:10.18410/jebmh/2017/178 fatcat:pxlitkhi35f23bxkkxe65effui