Neurology: Volume 96, Number 15, April 13, 2021 Exam #1 - Association of Depression and Anxiety With Cognitive Impairment 6 Months After Stroke
About this course
- Released: 04/13/2021
- Expires: 04/13/2024
ASSOCIATION OF DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY WITH COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT 6 MONTHS AFTER STROKEUpon completion of the article by Williams et al, the participant should be able to:
- State the proportion of patients in this study who were classified as having cognitive impairment at 6 months poststroke, using a definition of a Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) score of < 26
- Describe how the presence of impairment on MoCA or testing of specific cognitive domains was associated with risk of depression following stroke in this study
- Discuss how impairments in specific cognitive testing domains was associated with risk of anxiety following stroke in this study
CORE COMPETENCIES:The article by Williams 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.