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Reliability of the Evaluation of Students’ Answers to Essay-type Questions

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13–16
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Marks awarded to 1864 answers to essay questions reflected an agreement of 46.3% between markers, increasing to 90.7% within a range of ± 5%. The test reliability was 0.78. This method of assessment must be supplemented by other methods.

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Introduction: This paper seeks to quantify the reliability of the assessment of students’ answers to essay-type questions, in an attempt to define the role of such questions in University examinations.

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e-Published: 17 Sep, 2013

Interstitial Cells of Cajal and Intestinal Function in Trinidadian Children

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393–7
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This is a study comparing the density of the Interstitial cell of Cajal in the bowel wall of children with Hirschsprung’s disease and anorectal anomalies with that of normal controls

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Objective: This study was carried out to compare the density of the interstitial cells of Cajal (ICCs) in the bowel wall of children with Hirschsprung’s disease (HD), anorectal malformations (ARM) and normal controls in Trinidad and Tobago.

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e-Published: 23 Jul, 2013

A Barium Chemobezoar in an Infant

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469–71

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A case report is presented of an infant who developed a large barium concretion proximal to a jejunal anastomosis. A brief literature review outlines the issues involved in the indications for, and choice of, contrast material for use in the precise radiological diagnosis of upper intestinal obstruction in infants.

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e-Published: 03 Jul, 2013
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