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Table 1 The Resident assessment questionnaire (ReAQ)

From: A short questionnaire to assess pediatric resident’s competencies: the validation process

  Poor Mediocre Respectable Good Excellent
  PROFESSIONALISM      
 1 Attention to ethnic and cultural diversities 1 2 3 4 5
 2 Leadership 1 2 3 4 5
 3 Confidentiality in dealing with clinical problems 1 2 3 4 5
 4 Responsibilities 1 2 3 4 5
 5 Determination, precision, reliability in pursuing the entrusted tasks 1 2 3 4 5
 6 Curiosity, creativity, initiative* 1 2 3 4 5
  PATIENT CARE      
 7 Accuracy in collecting medical histories and in performing physical examination 1 2 3 4 5
 8 Ability to identify elements relevant to formulate diagnostic and therapeutic plans 1 2 3 4 5
 9 Accuracy in the production and management of clinical documentation (including the discharge letter) 1 2 3 4 5
 10 Autonomy in managing clinical-care problems 1 2 3 4 5
 11 Ability in using information technologies to improve learning and care delivering 1 2 3 4 5
 12 Autonomy level in performing procedures* 1 2 3 4 5
  INTERPERSONAL AND COMMUNICATION SKILLS      
 13 Clarity in the presentation of clinical case 1 2 3 4 5
 14 Ability to relate with medical team 1 2 3 4 5
 15 Ability to relate with the child and the family 1 2 3 4 5
 16 Attitude to the teamwork 1 2 3 4 5
  MEDICAL KNOWLEDGE      
 17 Level of basic medical knowledge 1 2 3 4 5
  PRACTICE-BASED LEARNING AND IMPROVEMENT IN PATIENT CARE      
 18 Ability to incorporate evaluations and feedbacks into the daily practice 1 2 3 4 5
 19 Ability to recognize own limitations, and to ask for expert advice, when necessary 1 2 3 4 5
 20 Overall judgment 1 2 3 4 5
  1. Note: *Removed during the validation.