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Table 2 Summary of the exam results by academic year and TBL topic questions

From: Team-based learning improves knowledge and retention in an emergency medicine clerkship

  TBL not Applied TBL applied Difference p value
2015/2016 2016/2017
Team-based learning topics No Yes* No Yes   
Average student mark (%) 70.8 65.4 75.1 70.2   
SD of student mark 0.455 0.476 0.43 0.458   
N (student-questions) 2844 2686 3366 3234   
Angoff (cutoff score out of 100) 64.2 66.0 62.9 63.2   
Average overall (6-year) program mark (%) 82.2 83.3 1.14 0.086
  1. *Labelled as TBL topic but not taught using TBL this year, rather applied in the second academic year