TABLE 7

Rate of Agreement With Statements About MOC According to Work Status (N = 434)

StatementProportion Responding Agree or Strongly Agree, % (n)P
Currently Working in PediatricsNot Working in Pediatrics But May Return
Patients perceive certified physicians to be more competent70 (237)86 (83).0027
Peers perceive certified physicians to be more competent68 (229)85 (82).0014