ERIC Number: EJ208828
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Jun
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Decision-Making in Basic Medical Sciences Examinations: Single versus Multiple Cutoff Scores.
Algina, James; Gross, Leon J.
Evaluation and the Health Professions, v2 n2 p203-08 Jun 1979
To examine the premise that an overall cutting score on Basic Medical Sciences (BMS) tests allows medical students to enter clinical training despite deficiencies in certain subjects, cutting scores on four BMS tests were compared with those of discipline subtests. The original premise was not supported. (MH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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