Subtle skills: Using objective structured clinical examinations to assess gastroenterology fellow performance in system based practice milestones
Marianna Papademetriou, Division of Gastroenterology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, United States
Marianna Papademetriou, Division of Gastroenterology, Washington DC VA Medical Center, Washington, DC 20422, United States
Gabriel Perrault, Department of Medicine, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, United States
Max Pitman, Renee Williams, Division of Gastroenterology, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY 10016, United States
Colleen Gillespie, Sondra Zabar, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, United States
Elizabeth Weinshel, Department of Gastroenterology, VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, New York, NY 10010, United States
Author contributions: Papademetriou M, Pitman M, Williams R and Weinshel E wrote and developed content for the Objective Structured Clinical Exam; Gillespie C, Zabar S and Weinshel E served as content experts who reviewed checklists, exam content, scripts and helped coordinate and execution of the Objective Structured Clinical Examinations; Williams R collected and summarized the data. All authors contributed in the writing and editing of the final manuscript.
Institutional review board statement: This program was considered an educational performance improvement project by the New York University School of Medicine Institutional Review Board and was not considered for IRB approval. IRB submission and approval was not required.
Informed consent statement: This program was considered an educational performance improvement project by the New York University School of Medicine Institutional Review Board. Participation in the program was voluntary. Informed consent to participate was not required.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors have no potential conflicts of interest to disclose.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
STROBE statement: Authors have read the STROBE Statement-checklist of items and the manuscript was prepared and revised accordingly.
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Corresponding author: Marianna Papademetriou, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Gastroenterology, Washington DC VA Medical Center, 50 Irving Street NW, Washington, DC 20422, United States. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: December 5, 2019
Peer-review started: December 5, 2019
First decision: January 16, 2020
Revised: February 10, 2020
Accepted: March 5, 2020
Article in press: March 5, 2020
Published online: March 21, 2020