Neurology: Volume 91, Number 24, December 11, 2018 Exam #2 - White matter abnormalities in the corpus callosum with cognitive impairment in Parkinson disease
About this course
- Released: 12/11/2018
- Expires: 12/11/2021
WHITE MATTER ABNORMALITIES IN THE CORPUS CALLOSUM WITH COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT IN PARKINSON DISEASE
Upon completion of the article by Bledsoe et al, the participant should be able to:
- State clinical characteristics which differed significantly among Parkinson disease (PD) groups included in this study
- Discuss which corpus callosum segments demonstrated increased diffusivity measures for patients with PD and dementia (PDD) compared to patients with PD and mild cognitive impairment (PD-MCI) in this study
- Discuss which cognitive domain scores were associated with fractional anisotropy values in the most posterior segment of the corpus callosum in this study
The article by Bledsoe 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.