TITLE

An analysis of the contribution of a patient-based component to a clinical licensure examination

AUTHOR(S)
Gerrow, Jack D.; Murphy, Joseph; Boyd, Marcia A.; Scott, David A.
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Oct2006, Vol. 137 Issue 10, p1434
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the results of a study which examined the validity of the patient-based component in the clinical licensure examinations of the National Dental Examining Board of Canada. The patient-based component did not affect the validity or decision making and did not prevent the candidates from obtaining certification. Only 12 out of the 1,063 candidates failed the three attempts to pass the patient-based component.
ACCESSION #
22857813

 

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