ERIC Number: EJ302142
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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A Deterministic Theory of Clinical Performance Rating: Promising Early Results.
Cason, Gerald J.; Cason, Carolyn L.
Evaluation and the Health Professions, v7 n2 p221-47 Jun 1984
The proposed theory provides a basis for both measuring and correcting rater stringency error in some grossly incomplete rating data matrices. The theoretical model fits ratings made by faculty and resident physicians of student clinical performance in each of three junior year medical student cohorts better than alternative models. (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: This research was supported in part by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services grant No. 90AL0005-01.