Recertification Exam Performance in General Surgery is Associated With Subsequent Loss of License Actions.

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Summary of "Recertification Exam Performance in General Surgery is Associated With Subsequent Loss of License Actions."

To measure associations between first-time performance on the American Board of Surgery (ABS) recertification exam with subsequent state medical licensing board disciplinary actions.


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Name: Annals of surgery
ISSN: 1528-1140


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