180 - Could an online-only textbook (such as CCO InPractice) meet the requirements to be used as a reference for the PAAB? It is accredited for education by the AMA and is third-party to the drug company.

  • Generally, an independently published, authoritative textbook is an acceptable source for disease information whether it is in print format, electronic format, or both. Authoritative means recognized by a medical academic institution or bona fide medical organization that provides education. For assessment of specific sources, feel free to submit a written opinion.