Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment is Relevant to Emergency Physicians - American Board of Medical Specialties

This study prospectively reviewed the 2011 survey results provided by American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) certified emergency physicians who completed the 2011 Lifelong Learning and Self-assessment (LLSA) as a continuing medical education (CME) activity. This study is the first of its kind by ABEM to review the effectiveness of the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Authors conclude the results of this survey demonstrate two key points: 1) that emergency physicians view these articles as relevant to the clinical practice of Emergency Medicine, and 2) participating in the LLSA is reported to have changed clinical practice.

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