Neurology: Volume 94, Number 09, March 3, 2020 Exam #1 - Determinants of quality of life in pediatric- and adult-onset multiple sclerosis
About this course
- Released: 3/3/2020
- Expires: 3/3/2023
DETERMINANTS OF QUALITY OF LIFE IN PEDIATRIC- AND ADULT-ONSET MULTIPLE SCLEROSISUpon completion of the article by McKay et al, the participant should be able to:
- Identify specific domains of the EQ-5D visual analogue scale (EQ-5D) quality of life (QoL) assessment tool for which patients with pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis (POMS) scored differently than patients with adult-onset multiple sclerosis (AOMS) in this study
- Discuss how overall QoL assessments, as measured by a visual analog scale technique, differed between patients with AOMS and patients with POMS in this study
- Identify patient-specific or disease-related predictors that were associated with lower QoL assessment scores in both patients with AOMS and patients POMS in this study
CORE COMPETENCIES:The article by McKay et al covers the following core competency:
- Medical Knowledge
AUTHOR DISCLOSURES: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.