Performances of family practice diplomates on successive mandatory recertification examinations.

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BACKGROUND In 1969 the American Board of Family Practice (ABFP) became the 19th medical specialty board and the first since the inception of medical specialty certification to mandate recertification. As of July 1993, 16 other boards have adopted time-limited certification, but only two have reached the first recertification of their diplomates. As… (More)

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@article{Leigh1993PerformancesOF, title={Performances of family practice diplomates on successive mandatory recertification examinations.}, author={Terrance M Leigh and P. R. G. Young and Jack Haley}, journal={Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges}, year={1993}, volume={68 12}, pages={912-9} }