Research Supports Benefits of Board Certification

Research Bibliography

Dale DC.  Recertification in internal medicine – the American experience. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 2007;36:894-7.

Davis DA, Thompson MA, Freemantle N, et al. A. Impact of formal Continuing Medical Education. Do conferences, workshops, rounds, and other traditional continuing education activities change physician behavior or health care outcomes? JAMA. 1999;282(9):867-74.

Duffy FD. Commentary: training internists for practice focused on meeting patient needs. Acad Med. 2008;83(10):893-6.

Duffy FD, Lynn LA, Didura H, et al.  Self-assessment of practice performance: development of the ABIM Practice Improvement Module (PIM).  J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2008;28(1):38-46.

Elston DM, Taylor JS, Coldiron B, et al. Patient safety: Part I. Patient safety and the dermatologist.  J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009;61(2):179-90.

Faulkner LR, Tivnan PW, Winstead DK, et al.  The ABPN Maintenance of Certification program for psychiatrists: past history, current status, and future directions.  Acad Psychiatry. 2008;32(3):241-8.

Freed GL, Dunham KM, Althouse LA.  Characteristics of general and subspecialty pediatricians who choose not to recertify. Pediatrics 2008;121(4):711-17.

Fremont AM, Cleary PD, Hargraves JL, et al. Patient-centered processes of care and long-term outcomes of myocardial infarction. J Gen Intern Med. 2001;16:800-8.

Friedman LS, Brandt LJ, Elta GH, et al.  Report of the multisociety task force on GI training. Gastroenterology. 2009;137(5):1839-43.

Graham MM, Metter DS.  Evolution of nuclear medicine training: past, present, and future. J Nucl Med. 2007;48(2):257-68.