Five easy answers: where the ABFM cognitive exam has gone wrong

Fam Med. 2009 Mar;41(3):210-2.


The American Board of Family Medicine Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Exam of Cognitive Expertise is a rite of passage for the board-certified family physician. This year is the author's turn, and he looks at what the test includes, omits, and says about our professional posture. He questions the reader for five easy answers to the quagmires of everyday practice.

MeSH terms

  • Certification*
  • Educational Measurement
  • Family Practice / education*
  • Humans
  • Physician-Patient Relations