The Multiple Mini-Interview: A Possible Solution to Problems Associated with the Interview Processes for a Selected Entry Allied Health Program.

07:00 EST 1st January 2017 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "The Multiple Mini-Interview: A Possible Solution to Problems Associated with the Interview Processes for a Selected Entry Allied Health Program."

Concerns have been raised about the effectiveness of traditional semi-structured interviews in selected entry allied health programs in terms of whether they give applicants the best opportunity to demonstrate their personal qualities and whether the process itself is overly intimidating and impersonal. This in turn raises questions about the reliability and validity of interviews. In this study, a possible alternative process was examined, the multiple mini-interview (MMI). The study investigated the MMI's perceived acceptability for use by a speech-language pathology program.


Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Journal of allied health
ISSN: 1945-404X
Pages: e91-e95


DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [12479 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Does the sequence of rotations in Multiple Mini Interview stations influence the candidates' performance?

In Multiple Mini Interviews (MMIs), the candidates start out with different stations depending on the sequence of rotation they are assigned; thus, their perceived difficulty level and nervousness wit...

Mini Dental Implants in the Management of The Atrophic Maxilla and Mandible: A New Implant Design and Preliminary Results.

Although the edentulous population in the UK is falling, those that are rendered edentulous are becoming edentate later in life and with significantly resorbed ridges. This creates a challenge because...

Emotional and behavioral problems in children of depressed mothers: a school-based study in Southern Brazil.

The present study aimed to verify the association between maternal depression and emotional and behavioral problems in school children in Pelotas, Southern Brazil, considering that maternal depressio...

Early Crying, Sleeping, and Feeding Problems and Trajectories of Attention Problems From Childhood to Adulthood.

This study investigated if crying, sleeping or feeding problems that co-occur (multiple regulatory problems [RPs]) or are persistent predict attention problems and diagnoses of attention deficit hyper...

The 2014 Ontario Child Health Study Emotional Behavioural Scales (OCHS-EBS) Part II: Psychometric Adequacy for Categorical Measurement of Selected DSM-5 Disorders.

To compare the reliability and convergent validity of parent assessments from the Mini International Neuropsychiatric Interview for Children and Adolescents (MINI-KID -a structured diagnostic intervie...

Clinical Trials [7596 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Reliability and Validity of the MINI International Neuropsychiatric Interview for Children and Adolescents (MINI-KID)

The primary aims of this study are to assess: 1. The inter-rater and test-retest reliability of the MINI-KID 2. The validity of the standard MINI-KID interview in relation to the par...

Adaptation of the One-session CBT Protocol for Prevention of Mental Illness for Brazilian Portuguese

1. Recruitment of medicine students of federal university. 2. Psychiatric interview (MINI) and sclaes application. 3. Protocol of CBT 4. Scales and MINI will be applied at t...

Mini-laparotomy Versus Mini Lumbotomy

This study aims to compare the results of two mini invasive surgical approaches in abdominal aortic surgery: mini lumbotomy with retroperitoneal approach versus mini laparotomy with transp...

Tolerability of Rebif® Injection With and Without the Use of Rebiject™ Mini in Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis Patients

A randomized, multicenter, parallel-group open-label study comparing the tolerability of Rebif® injections (44 mcg administered subcutaneously three times a week) with and without Rebijec...

Safety and Efficacy of CD10367 in Psoriasis Vulgaris

This is an exploratory, single-centre, investigator blinded, randomized, controlled, intra-individual study, involving subjects with psoriasis vulgaris. The objective is to evaluate, in a...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A directed conversation aimed at eliciting information for psychiatric diagnosis, evaluation, treatment planning, etc. The interview may be conducted by a social worker or psychologist.

Hypertonic sodium chloride solution. A solution having an osmotic pressure greater than that of physiologic salt solution (0.9 g NaCl in 100 ml purified water).

The application of technology to the solution of medical problems.

The application of mathematical formulas and statistical techniques to the testing and quantifying of economic theories and the solution of economic problems.

A solute for density gradient centrifugation offering higher maximum solution density without the problems of increased viscosity. It is also used as a resorbable, non-ionic contrast medium.

Quick Search

DeepDyve research library

Searches Linking to this Article