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Nov 10, 2020

Episode length: 32:10

Author: Shaw et. al

Publication: How biased are you? The effect of prior performance information on attending physician ratings and implications for learner handover Advances in Health Sciences Education June 2020.

Purpose : To determine whether prior performance information either positive or negative (PPI) in the form of LH influences the assessment of learners in the clinical context. Second question aim to ascertain how participants use LH in their assessments.

Voting for Methodology and Educational Impact: 24:45

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