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Debriefing: Tools and References

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Debriefing:  Tools and References

These online tools and references are intended to provide you with an overview of what debriefing is and how to incorporate it into simulation teaching.  The overall goal is to ensure that you have the necessary theoretical knowledge to conduct a structured debriefing session with a positive impact on student learning.


Learning Objectives

After reading the information provided, you should be able to:


  • Define what debriefing is.
  • Discuss the importance of structured debriefing and its impact on student learning.
  • Describe the debriefing process.
  • Discuss the techniques used in debriefing.


  • All educators

Units of Content

Debriefing Information

AHA Structured and Supportive Debriefing

DASH Handbook

DASH Scoresheet

DASH Debriefing PPT

Debriefing Medical Teams

Generic Debriefing Evaluation Tool - MS Word 2007 form (if you receive a "converter" error message, simply close the box and the form will appear)

NLN Debriefing Worksheet

Overview of Debriefing Techniques

Role of Debriefing in Content-Based Learning

Simulation Debriefing Procedures


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