Individuals can purchase the Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program, or MKSAP, online from the American College of Physicians or the American Academy of Physician Assistants and from other websites such as Amazon. MKSAP-16, the most recent version of the program, is available in print or as an online-only product.Continue Reading
As of 2015, the American College of Physicians sells the print or online version of MKSAP-16 for $519. Customers can purchase both the print and online version for $889. The American College of Physicians offers a discount for members, selling the product for $389 or both print and online editions for $629.
Amazon offers customers the option to buy a used copy or rent the MKSAP-16, rather than purchase it.
Medical professionals can use the MKSAP as a clinical reference and as study material to prepare for board examinations or stay current on information in their field. The book covers specialties such as cardiovascular medicine, infectious disease, neurology and oncology. It is designed for professionals who provide care for adults and is not designed for surgeons.
The book also includes multiple-choice quizzes totaling more than 1,200 questions to test medical professionals knowledge and study progress.
The MKSAP is updated regularly. MKSAP-17 is scheduled to be released on July 15, 2015.Learn more about Careers