Admission to medical schools in Sri Lanka: predictive validity of selection criteria.

@article{Silva2006AdmissionTM,
  title={Admission to medical schools in Sri Lanka: predictive validity of selection criteria.},
  author={Nilanthi Renuka de Silva and Arunasalem Pathmeswaran and Nelun de Silva and Jayanthi Edirisinghe and Pallegoda Vithanage Ranhith Kumarasiri and Sri Parameswaran and Ruwan Seneviratne and Narada D Warnasuriya and Hithanadura Janaka de Silva},
  journal={The Ceylon medical journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={51 1},
  pages={17-21}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the extent to which current selection criteria predict success in Sri Lanka's medical schools. METHODS The study sample consisted of all students selected to all six medical schools in two consecutive entry cohorts. The aggregate marks of these students at the General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level examination, the… CONTINUE READING