Accession Number:

AD1036218

Title:

An Analysis of References Used in Orthopaedic Self-Assessment Exams

Descriptive Note:

Journal Article - Embargoed Full-Text

Corporate Author:

59th Medical Wing San Antonio United States

Report Date:

2018-07-25

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

Objective Orthopaedic surgery board certification and maintenance of certification requiressuccess on standardized tests and ongoing continuing medical education. Previous work hasidentified the most commonly cited resources for preparation for the Orthopaedic In-TrainingExamination OITE administered during residency. This study aims to identify the mostimpactful resources for preparation for and maintenance of board certification. Design Questions included in the Orthopaedic Self-Assessment Exams SAE from 2009-2014 were examined with the type and age of reference materials cited for each question.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE