National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy

January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1431
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The article offers information on the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy. It is an independent agency recognized to certify the eligibility of occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants to practice in the U.S. The information is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.


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