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Preparing for the ABIM Examination 

Preparing for the ABIM Examination
Preparing for the ABIM Examination

Robert D. Ficalora

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date: 27 January 2022

Since 2006, more than 7,000 individuals per year have taken the ABIM initial certification examination, and between 3,000 and 5,000 individuals per year have taken the Maintenance of Certification (MOC) examination. This chapter has the following goals: review the content and format of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) examination, provide strategies for preparation for the examination, and give suggestions on how to utilize techniques to improve test-taking skills.

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