Reliability and validity of the objective structured clinical examination in paediatrics.

@article{Matsell1991ReliabilityAV,
  title={Reliability and validity of the objective structured clinical examination in paediatrics.},
  author={Douglas George Matsell and Norman M. Wolfish and Evelyn Hsu},
  journal={Medical education},
  year={1991},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={293-9}
}
The assessment of clinical competence has traditionally been carried out through standard evaluations such as multiple choice question and bedside oral examinations. The attributes which constitute clinical competence are multidimensional, and we have modified the objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) to measure these various competencies. We have evaluated the validity and reliability of the OSCE in a paediatric clinical clerkship. We divided the examination into the four components… CONTINUE READING

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