Tuesday, December 8, 2020

FOAMed in Spanish

LIFT - December 03, 2020 - By Aparicio Gomez and Mike Cadogan
"Spanish language FOAM – Free Open Access Meducation (#FOAMed) – Medical education for anyone, anywhere, anytime. The collaborative hashtag #FOAMed was first coined in June 2012 in a pub in Dublin, over a pint of Guinness during ICEM 2012.
Approximately 414 million people speak Spanish as a native language, making it second only to Mandarin in terms of its number of native speakers worldwide. There are more than 500 million Spanish speakers as a first or second language, and 20 million students of Spanish as a foreign language.
With the help of native Spanish speakers such as Gabriel Heras la Calle we have updated the Spanish FOAM section of the EMCC database
Selection of updated resources primarily written in Spanish emanating from countries including Spain, Chile, Costa Rica, Argentina, and Latin America"