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“Took the MOC exam last Sunday. I found your questions and explanations to be extremely good preparation for the exam. I will enthusiastically recommend you to my colleagues and also to our recent graduates and residents who are preparing for their certification and core exams.”RB
Based on surveys conducted of our Radiology MOC participants every year, the pass rate is quite high (over 95%). For the most part, physicians taking the MOC already have years of practical experience which makes the exam easier than prior in-service exams etc.
Note: The ABR is moving away from the 10-year MOC exam process. According to the ABR website, beginning in 2018, diagnostic radiology diplomates who need to take a traditional MOC Exam will take the diagnostic radiology Certifying Exam.
The ABR Cerifying Exam consists of four modules:
Essentials of Diagnostic Radiology
This is a required module and it covers basic knowledge that every radiologist should know (for example, recognizing child abuse, pneumothorax, shock bowel, and subdural hematoma). The ABR provides a study guide for the Essentials of Diagnostic Radiology.
Clinical Practice Area Modules
These modules are selected by the candidate based on training, experience, and practice emphasis. Candidates may select any three areas.
The clinical practice areas are:
Statistically speaking the best way to prepare for the MOC exam is to take as many Radiology MCQ questions as possible. You’ll be exposed to the most relevant topics, as well as some topics that you may not have seen in a while. The vast majority of MDs that read through the outlines and use our question bank pass without any problems.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
*Please Note: Non-MOC hours (CME only) are self-reported. Please follow the instructions given by your board to report your CME hours.
For full steps, view our Support Page on Redeeming CME Hours.
The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Nebraska Medical Center, Center for Continuing Education designates this Internet Enduring Material for a maximum of 60 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Further Radiology CME info found here.
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