Publication Type:

Book Chapter


CSI Communications, p.7-11 (2017)



Medical Virtual Patient Simulator (MedSIM) is a cutting-edge E-learning innovation for medical and other health professionals. It consists of a framework that supports various patient cases, tailored by interdisciplinary medical teams. Each virtual patient case follows the critical path to be followed for a specific patient in a hospital. MedSIM takes the student on a journey that enables the student to interview, examine, conduct physical, systematic and ultimately reach a diagnosis based on the path that is chosen.

Cite this Research Publication

Prof. Prema Nedungadi and Raghu Raman, “The Medical Virtual Patient Simulator (MedSIM) – an initiative under eHealth Digital India”, in CSI Communications, 2017, pp. 7-11.