Development and Validation Processes for an Objective Structured Clinical Examination ( OSCE ) for Entry-to-Practice Certification in Pharmacy : The Canadian Experience

@inproceedings{Austin2003DevelopmentAV,
  title={Development and Validation Processes for an Objective Structured Clinical Examination ( OSCE ) for Entry-to-Practice Certification in Pharmacy : The Canadian Experience},
  author={Zubin Austin and Carol O'Byrne and John Pugsley and L. Munoz},
  year={2003}
}
Objectives. An objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) was developed and validated as an addition to the entry-to-practice examination for pharmacists that previously consisted of both a multiple-choice, case-based written test of clinical knowledge and a performance assessment. Methods. Designing the OSCE for entry-to-practice certification of pharmacists in Canada required extensive consultation with stakeholders, development of an examination blueprint outlining competencies to be… CONTINUE READING

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