Table 6.

The American Board of Pediatrics—Number of Certified Pediatricians

General pediatrics (1933)57 808
Neonatal-perinatal medicine (1975)3069
Hematology-oncology (1974)1207
Cardiology (1961)1185
Endocrinology (1978)731
Critical care medicine (1987)567
Infectious diseases (1994)501
Nephrology (1974)494
Emergency medicine (1992)491
Gastroenterology (1990)489
Pulmonology (1986)462
Adolescent medicine (1994)209
Rheumatology (1992)125
Sports medicine (1993)*15
Medical toxicology (1994)*9
  • * Certificates of added qualifications.