ERIC Number: EJ401887
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Mandatory Continuing Education for Professional Relicensure: A Comparative Analysis of Its Impact in Law and Medicine.
Frye, Susan J.
Journal of Continuing Higher Education, v38 n1 p16-25 Win 1990
Although mandatory continuing education (MCE) has a positive effect on the knowledge level of medical practitioners, effects on performance are limited and impact on quality of care is unproven. Similar effects in law have not been studied. Compulsory education has improved quality of and access to programs, but MCE is not assurance or guarantee of professional competence. (66 references) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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