mini CEX

mini CEX

Miniature clinical examination. Any of a number of abbreviated evaluations of a junior doctor’s clinical skills which are performed during specialist training in the UK and which provide snapshots of his or her point on a learning curve, and are designed to assess a trainee’s knowledge, skills and attitudes.
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16 Alves de Lima found that to achieve a reliable assessment using Mini CEX an approximate sample of nine encounters was required each with a different assessor, four encounters with two observers per encounter and three encounters when three observers are used.
Student's skills can be monitored by using multiple clinical evaluations during their study years like mini CEX.