case study

(redirected from Teaching cases)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

case study

n.
A detailed analysis of a person or group, especially as a model of medical, psychiatric, psychological, or social phenomena.

case study

a detailed analysis of a person or group with a particular disease or condition, noting characteristics of the disease or condition. Case studies are often used to call attention to new diseases or to diseases entering new populations.

case study

EBM
(1) An in-depth analysis and systematic description of one patient or group of similar patients to promote a detailed understanding of their circumstances.
(2) Research exploring the behaviour and experiences of an individual, group, organisation, community, nation or event. Case studies enable researchers to open up wider issues around their chosen subject

Epidemiology
An uncontrolled (prospective) or retrospective observational study involving an intervention and outcome in a single patient.
 
Medspeak
A description of an experience with a clinical practice innovation project that yields lessons that may be of interest to others.

case study

Anecdotal report, single case report Epidemiology An uncontrolled–prospective or retrospective observational study involving an intervention and outcome in a single Pt
References in periodicals archive ?
The purpose of this teaching case is to introduce students to some of the ways in which big data analytics can be utilized to make business decisions.
The adoption of a time sequence concept within the computerized PBL teaching cases as a means of addressing these limitations is also discussed.
There are certainly better answers and worse answers, but good teaching cases do not come with ready-made solutions.
In this paper, we will attempt to assess the impact of Western management education theories and pedagogies on China by focusing on one key element of management education: MBA teaching cases.
If students are indeed novice case analysts, it may be more practical to be more directive and less subtle than when teaching cases to graduate students or experienced teachers.
In this study we use teaching cases to operationalize dispositions by having students respond to vignettes that illustrate a multicultural conflict they might experience in teaching.
As part of the exposition and discussion of major teaching cases, law professors would use the long-neglected underlying public health facts and analysis originally associated with them.
The classic teaching cases in which psychosis occurs in late adolescence or early adulthood and is accompanied by dementing features are probably the exception rather than the rule.
This collection of original teaching cases describes information technology experiences in organizations worldwide.
The report recommended that teaching cases be considered as a mode of instruction in teacher education programs.
Teachers' problem solving: A casebook of award-winning teaching cases.
Hansen, a veteran writer of teaching cases, walks readers through the process and urges them to give case development a try.

Full browser ?