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Table 1 Student tasks for the observed structured clinical examination

From: Can medical students identify a potentially serious acetaminophen dosing error in a simulated encounter? a case control study

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Obtain the relevant history (including history of present illness, past medical history, medications and social history) from the parent (SP) of a toddler with respiratory symptoms. Document the history, document and interpret the video otoscopic findings, document an appropriate assessment and plan.
Correctly perform an otoscopic examination of a child’s tympanic membrane (via the use of a partial task trainer).  
View a video on a 32 inch display monitor demonstrating insufflation of a tympanic membrane obtained via a video-otoscope.