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Apply scientific method and approaches to medical research (click to see list)


This learning outcome is a primary level outcome.


(a)  Critically appraise the results of relevant diagnostic, prognostic and treatment trials and other qualitative and quantitative studies as reported in the medical and scientific literature. 
(b)  Formulate simple relevant research questions in biomedical science, psychosocial science or population science, and design appropriate studies or experiments to address the questions. 
(c)  Apply findings from the literature to answer questions raised by specific clinical problems. 
(d)  Understand the ethical and governance issues involved in medical research. 


This learning outcome is taught in the following sessions:


This learning outcome is assessed in the following ways:

  • MBBS Pt 6 (Yr 5)

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