Research Supports Benefits of Board Certification

Research Bibliography

Haas JS, Orav EJ, Goldman L.The relationship between physicians' qualifications and experience and the adequacy of prenatal care and low birthweight. Amer J Public Health. 1995;85(8 Pt 1):1087-91.

Hagen MD, Ivins DJ, Puffer JC, et al.  Maintenance of Certification for family physicians (MC-FP) self assessment modules (SAMS):  The first year.  JABFM. 2006; 19(4):398-403.

Hanson KL, Butts GC, Friedman S, Fairbrother G. Physician credentials and practices associated with childhood immunization rates: private practice pediatricians serving poor children in New York City. J Urban Health. 2001;78:112-24.

Hattery RR, Becker GJ, Bosma J.  Perspective on Maintenance of Certification. Radiographics. 2008; 28(1):20-2.

Holmboe ES, Lipner R, Greiner A. Assessing quality of care: knowledge matters. JAMA. 2008;299(3):338-40.

Holmboe ES, Meehan TP, Lynn L, et al. The ABIM diabetes practice improvement module: a new method for self-assessment. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2006;26:109-19.

Holmboe ES, Wang Y, Meehan TP, et al. Association between Maintenance of Certification examination scores and quality of care for Medicare beneficiaries. Arch Intern Med. 2008;168(13):1396-1403.

Horowitz SD.  Invited article:  Maintenance of Certification:  The next phase in assessing and improving physician performance.  Neurology. 2008;71:605-9.

Ireland J.  Maintenance of Certification update from the American Board of Family Medicine.  Ann Fam Med. 2007;5:181-2.