Neurology: Volume 95, Number 3, July 21, 2020 Exam #2 - Insights into the natural history of spontaneous intracranial hypotension from infusion testing
About this course
- Released: 07/21/2020
- Expires: 07/21/2023
INSIGHTS INTO THE NATURAL HISTORY OF SPONTANEOUS INTRACRANIAL HYPOTENSION FROM INFUSION TESTING
Upon completion of the article by Häni et al., the participant should be able to:
Identify patient-level characteristics in this study that were more commonly seen in patients undergoing evaluation for spontaneous intracranial hypotension (SIH) who were found to have a cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak versus those not found to have a leak
Describe differences in measures of CSF dynamics observed in patients with SIH and confirmed CSF leak with acute duration of symptoms versus patients with more chronic duration of symptoms in this study
Describe differences in measures of CSF dynamics observed in patients with SIH and confirmed CSF leak versus patients who were not found to have a CSF leak in this study
The article by Häni 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.