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Medicine: Doctors Cheating / Radiology Board Exams #1011935

CNN Evening News for Friday, Jan 13, 2012
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(Studio: Drew Griffin) A report that resident doctors are cheating on radiology board exams by quoting from back tests examined; details given about "recall" tests available on online. [US Army Dr. Matthew WEBB - says they are cheating to pass the exams; states he was told you have to use the "recalls" and using the recalls is accepted.] [American Board of Radiology director Dr. Gary BECKER†- says it is cheating and the board acted.] [ABR president-elect Dr. James BORSTEDE†- asserts recalls are cheating.] Webb's problems with the military noted. The military's view on the use of recall questions and what the radiology board is doing about the tests discussed.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Griffin, Drew
Duration:
00:08:50

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