Assessing the comparability of standardized patient and physician evaluations of clinical skills.

@article{Boulet2002AssessingTC,
  title={Assessing the comparability of standardized patient and physician evaluations of clinical skills.},
  author={John Robin Boulet and Danette Mckinley and John J Norcini and Gerald P Whelan},
  journal={Advances in health sciences education : theory and practice},
  year={2002},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={85-97}
}
Accumulating evidence to defend decisions based on scores from evaluations is an ongoing process. The purpose of this investigation was to gather additional data to support the validity of inferences made from scores on the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates' Clinical Skills Assessment (CSA). This was accomplished by contrasting CSA candidate scores, and pass/fail decisions, with those obtained from the American Board of Internal Medicine's Mini-CEX (Clinical Evaluation… CONTINUE READING