Neurology: Volume 95, Number 1, July 7, 2020 Exam #2 - Hemorrhage from cerebral cavernous malformations: the role of associated developmental venous anomalies
About this course
- Released: 07/07/2020
- Expires: 07/07/2023
HEMORRHAGE FROM CEREBRAL CAVERNOUS MALFORMATIONS: THE ROLE OF ASSOCIATED DEVELOPMENTAL VENOUS ANOMALIES
Upon completion of the article by Chen et al., the participant should be able to:
State the proportion of patients with cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs) who also had an associated developmental venous anomaly (DVA) in this study
Describe which patient-level and CCM-specific factors—including the presence or absence of DVA—were associated with a higher likelihood of brain hemorrhage as the presenting manifestation of CCM in this study
Discuss the relationship between the presence or absence of an associated DVA and the risk of rehemorrhage from CCM observed in this study
The article by Chen et al. covers the following core competency:
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.