Morris, A.; Abel, Wendel D; Pierre, Russell B.; Hickling, Frederick W.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Deaprtment of Community Health and Psychiatry
Students' Performance in the Final Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) [Abstract]
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
52 Suppl. 6
Objective: To evaluate students' overall performance by core competence skills in the OSCE. Method: Seventy-four students completed a 17-station OSCE in the final medicine and therapeutics examination. At each station, examiners using standardized checklists assessed students scores by required tasks. Items in the checklists were grouped in to the following core competence skills: doctor-patients relationship, interviewing, history-taking, physical examination, evaluation/risk assessment, diagnostic, information reporting, treatment, technical/procedural and knowledge skills. Univariate analysis was applied to student scores.....