Research Supports Benefits of Board Certification

Research Bibliography

Ahmed K, Ashrafian H, Hanna GB, et al.  Assessment of specialists in cardiovascular practice. Nat Rev Cardiol. 2009;10:659-67.

Asch SM, McGlynn EA, Hogan MM, et al. Comparison of quality of care in the Veterans Health Administration and patients in a national sample. Ann Int Med. 2004;141:938-45.

Balmer DF, Lisby D, Harris MC, Slap GB. Do pediatric fellows recognize the importance and contribution of training to mastery of the general competencies? Med Teach. 2008;30(7):687-92.

Bower EA, Girard DE, Wessel K, et al. Barriers to innovation in Continuing Medical Education. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2008;28(3):148-56.

Bresolin L, McLoud TC, Becker GJ, Kwakwa F. Education techniques for lifelong learning: international variations in initial certification and maintenance of certification in radiology: a multinational survey. Radiographics. 2008;28(1):13-20.

Brown HJ, Miles PV, Perelman RH, Stockman JA. A continuum of competency assessment: the potential for reciprocal use of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education toolbox and the components of the American Board of Pediatrics Maintenance-of-Certification Program. Pediatrics. 2009;123 Suppl 1:S56-8.

Cambpell EG, Regan S, Gruen RL, et al. Professionalism in medicine: results of a national survey of physicians. Ann Intern Med. 2007;147(11):795-802.

Chen J, Rathore SS, Wang Y, et al. Physician board certification and the care and outcomes of elderly patients with acute myocardial infarction. J Gen Intern Med. 2006;21:238-44.

Collins J. Lifelong learning in the 21st century and beyond. Radiographics. 2009;29(2):613-22.