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The OSTE: Objective Structured Technical Examination for Engineering Students
Objective Structured Clinical Examination (OSCE) has been widely adopted as an assessment tool in healthcare education. It normally consists of a series of exercises through which students rotate individually and are marked ...
The influence of the secondary school setting on the food practices of young teenagers from disadvantaged backgrounds in Scotland
In this paper, we explore the secondary school environment as an important context for understanding young teenagers' eating habits and food practices. We draw on data collected during semi-structured interviews with 36 ...
Effects of prehospital spinal immobilization : a systematic review of randomized trials on healthy subjects
Objective: To evaluate the effects of spinal immobilization on healthy participants. Methods: A systematic review of randomized, controlled trials of spinal immobilization on healthy participants. Results: Seventeen ...
Investing in sophisticated medical simulation training equipment: is it really worth it
The acquisition of important life-saving skills, based on the fundamentals of a range of key physiological, biological, and pharmacological principles is paramount to nursing, medical and paramedical education. Over the ...
Post-licence driver education for the prevention of road traffic crashes : a systematic review of randomised controlled trials
The effectiveness of post-licence driver education for preventing road traffic crashes was quantified using a systematic review and meta-analyses of randomised controlled trials. Searches of appropriate electronic databases, ...
A qualitative study exploring the experiences and views of mothers, health visitors and family support centre workers on the challenges and difficulties of parenting
Successive policy documents have referred to the need to support parents as an approach to reducing social exclusion, behaviour problems among young people and crime rates. Much of the rhetoric focuses on professional ...
Food and eating practices during the transition from school to new social contexts
This paper examines how the new social contexts experienced by young people after leaving school are related to everyday food practices and eating habits. Findings from indepth interviews with 31 young people aged 16 - 24 ...