Definitive Guide To The Osce: The Objective Structured...

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Item#: 9780702055508
Edition 01
Author Harden Et Al
Cover Paperback
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The new book is the definitive text on the Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE), providing an easily accessible account of the
eadth and depth of experience gained worldwide from its use in a wide range of contexts and in different phases of education. The lessons learned from these diverse experiences are included throughout the text.Used globally in all phases of education in the different healthcare professions, the OSCE was first described by the lead author, Harden, in 1975 and it is now the gold standard for performance assessment.

Table of Contents
An introduction to the Objective Structured Clinical Examination What is an OSCE?The inside story of the development of the OSCEThe OSCE as the gold standard for performance assessmentHow the OSCE can contribute to the education programmeWhat is assessed in an OSCE?Implementation of an OSCE Choosing a format for an OSCEThe setting for an OSCEThe patientThe examinerImplementing an OSCEEvaluating the examinee's performanceProviding feedback to the learnerThe examinee's perspectiveEvaluating an OSCECosts and implementing an OSCE with limited resourcesSome final thoughts Limitations of the OSCEConclusions and looking to the futureExamples of the use of the OSCE in different settings and contexts: case studies