Neurology: Volume 89, Number 11, September 12, 2017 Exam #2 - National randomized controlled trial of virtual house calls for Parkinson disease
About this course
- Released: 9/12/2017
- Expires: 9/12/2020
NATIONAL RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL OF VIRTUAL HOUSE CALLS FOR PARKINSON DISEASE
Upon completion of the article by Beck et al, the participant should be able to:
- Describe the feasibility of virtual visits for Parkinson disease (PD) in this study as measured by the proportion of visits that were completed as scheduled
- Discuss the efficacy of virtual visits for PD observed in this study as measured by change in the Parkinson’s Disease Questionnaire-39 quality of life scale
- Discuss changes in patient and/or caregiver related outcomes observed with virtual visits in this study such as time burden, visit satisfaction, caregiver burden, etc.
The article by Beck et al covers the following core competency:
- Medical Knowledge
Refer to listing above the references in each article.
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MISSION STATEMENT/PROGRAM OBJECTIVES
After evaluating a specific article published in Neurology, participants in the CME activity should be able to demonstrate an increase in, or affirmation of, their knowledge of clinical medicine. Participants should be able to evaluate the appropriateness of the clinical information as it applies to the provision of patient care.
This program is designed for physicians who are involved in providing patient care and who wish to advance their current knowledge of clinical medicine.
AMA CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
The American Academy of Neurology Institute designates this journal-based-CME activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
James WM Owens Jr. MD, PhD receives royalties from UpToDate, Waltham, MA; grant support from NIH (PI, K08NS054882); and a stipend in his editorial capacity for Neurology. Adam Kelly, MD, has served as a guest editor of Continuum (April 2014) and receives a stipend in his editorial capacity for Neurology.
This CME program receives no commercial support.