Competency-based medical education: how Entrustable Professional Activities can translate competencies to the real world

Th. J. Olle Ten Cate
There is no disagreement that physicians must be educated to be “competent”. The definition of competence and the methods to assess it however have caused considerable debate. Competency-based medical education has been introduced to more clearly define what a competent doctor is and t[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]