Table 9

 Ranking of the top five examination methods by groups and overall

FeatureOverallCDEXAFELONGREG
CD, curriculum developers; EXA, examiners; FEL, teaching fellows; ONG, overall non-registrar group; REG, registrars; OSCE, objective structured clinical examination.
Short answer written questions113122
Multiple choice questions241214
“Viva” as in the College Part 2 examination32331
OSCE424543
Short cases555