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March 15, 2020 - Research

Published: Should There Be A Part II ABPMR Examination?: A Psychometric Inquiry

Do ABPMR’s Part I and Part II Examinations measure different competencies? An ABPMR board director-led research team found out.

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February 20, 2020 - Research

Published: Allopathic (MD) and Osteopathic (DO) Performance on the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Initial Certifying Examinations

How do the exam performances of Allopathic physicians compare to Osteopathic physicians on the ABPMR Part I and Part II Examinations?

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January 28, 2020 - Research

Published: Evaluation of Longitudinal Assessment for use in Maintenance of Certification

The ABPMR board director–led research team published an article in the American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation on a quality improvement study that evaluated longitudinal assessment as a replacement for the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Examination. Click here to read a summary, including a link to the full article.

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December 11, 2019 - Research

Published: Association of participation in the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Maintenance of Certification Program and physician disciplinary actions

Can ABPMR maintenance of certification participation predict which physicians are at risk for future state medical board disciplinary actions?

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September 06, 2019 - Research

Published: Does performance on the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation initial certification examinations predict future physician disciplinary actions?

Can ABPMR Board Certification predict which physicians have higher (or lower) risk for future state medical board disciplinary actions?

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