- STAFF PICKS
- GIFTS + GIFT CARDS
- SELL BOOKS
- FIND A STORE
Currently out of stock.
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Other titles in the East European Monograph series:
Certification, recertification, and lifetime learning in psychiatryby James H. Shore
Synopses & Reviews
Book News Annotation:
The demand for increased physician accountability has been one reason for increased attention to the process of certification and recertification, the current status of which is surveyed, with emphasis on historical milestones and options for change. Of interest to candidates in their preparation for examination, and to others concerned with the validity and reliability of certification methods.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
"Certification, Recertification, and Lifetime Learning in Psychiatry" describes the current status of certification and recertification in psychiatry, emphasizing the important historical milestones, the present state of research on the certification process, and options for recertification methods.
This book gives detailed information about the structure of the current written and oral certification examination components. It also provides in-depth research on issues of the validity and reliability of certification methods for all medical specialties, with special emphasis on psychiatry. The authors review the variety of certification renewal approaches used by several specialties and discuss both proposed and alternative methods for recertification in psychiatry.
What Our Readers Are Saying