TITLE

Maintenance of Certification for Orthopaedic Surgeons

AUTHOR(S)
Ezaki, Marybeth; Marcus, Randall E.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jan2009, Vol. 91-A Issue 1, p222
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of a maintenance of certification plan which was prepared for U.S. orthopedic surgeons by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. A discussion of the factors which led to the plan, and of the importance of having orthopedic surgeons certified on a continual basis is presented.
ACCESSION #
36330058

 

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