Research Supports Benefits of Board Certification

Research Bibliography

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Mazmanian PE, Davis DA. Continuing Medical Education and the physician as learner: Guide to the evidence. JAMA. 2002;288:1057-60.

Miles P. Health information systems and physician quality: role of the American Board of Pediatrics Maintenance of Certification in improving children's health care. Pediatrics. 2009;123 Suppl 2:S108-10.

Miles PV. Maintenance of Certification: the role of the American Board of Pediatrics in improving children's health care. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2009;56(4):987-94.

Morrison J, Wickersham P. Physicians disciplined by a state medical board. JAMA. 1998;279:1889-93.

Nagle CE, Parker JA. Maintenance of Certification for ABNM diplomates. J Nucl Med. 2007;48(8):43N, 49N.

Neumayer L. How do (and why should) I use the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program? Am J Surg. 2009;198(5 Suppl):S36-40.

Norcini, JJ., Lipner, RS, Kimball, HR. Certifying examination performance and patient outcomes following acute myocardial infarction. Med Educ. 2002;36:853-9.

Oyler J, Vinci L. Arora V, Johnson J. Teaching internal medicine residents quality improvement techniques using the ABIM’s practice improvement modules. J Gen Intern Med. 2008;23:927-30.

Pearce WH, Parker MS, Feinglass J, et al. The importance of surgeon volume and training in outcomes for vascular surgical procedures. J Vasc Surg 1999;29:768-776.

Pham HH, Schrag D, Hargraves JL, Bach PB. Delivery of preventive services to older adults by primary care physicians. JAMA. 2005;94:473-81.

Prystowsky JB. Patient outcomes for segmental colon resection according to surgeon’s training, certification, and experience. Surgery. 2002;132:663-70.