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Feb 27, 2018

Workplace Based Assessment is a hot topic in Med Ed and pretty essential to CBME and being used in many clinical learning settings, but is our understanding of it is limited, evident is varied and conflicting.

Authors: Barrett A, Galvin R, Scherpbier AJ, Teunissen PW, O'Shaughnessy A, Horgan M.

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Is the learning value of workplace-based assessment being realised? A qualitative study of trainer and trainee perceptions and experiences. Postgrad Med J. 2017 Mar;93(1097):138-142.

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