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Table 1 Costs for specific training

From: Cost-effectiveness of peer role play and standardized patients in undergraduate communication training

  Standardized patient-group (man-hours) Peer role play-group (man-hours)
Standardized patients
 Specific coaching of standardized patientsa 5 5
 Specific training sessions 60 0
 Assessment in the OSCE 21 21
Tutors
 Tutor training and preparation of sessions 5 5
 Specific training sessions 60 60
 Assessment in the OSCE 21 21
Total 172 112
  1. afor communication training sessions as well as for employment in the OSCE