Neurology: Volume 97, Number 3, July 20, 2021 Exam #2 - Association of Type 1 Diabetes and Hypoglycemic and Hyperglycemic Events and Risk of Dementia
About this course
- Released: 07/20/2021
- Expires: 07/20/2024
ASSOCIATION OF TYPE 1 DIABETES AND HYPOGLYCEMIC AND HYPERGLYCEMIC EVENTS AND RISK OF DEMENTIAUpon completion of the article by Whitmer et al, the participant should be able to:
- State the proportion of patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) included in this study who had experienced at least one prior hypoglycemic event
- Describe how the age-adjusted incidence rate of dementia differed between patients with T1D and prior exposure to hypoglycemic events, hyperglycemic events, or both in this study
- Describe the degree to which the risk of dementia was increased among patients with T1D who had experienced both hypoglycemic and hyperglycemic events in this study
The article by Whitmer et al covers the following core competency:
- Medical Knowledge
AUTHOR DISCLOSURES:Refer to listing above the references in each article.
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The American Academy of Neurology Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
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.
CME Journal Editors: James W.M. Owens, Jr., MD, PhD: Scientific Advisory Boards: Member of data safety monitoring board, RaSURE study, AADi Bioscience, Inc. Funding for travel or speaker honoraria: Honoraria, Program Director, AAN Annual Meeting. Editorial Boards: CME Editor, Neurology and Adam Kelly, MD: Editorial Boards: Neurology, CME editor, ongoing since January 2016. Other activities: Question writing for American Academy of Neurology activities, including Continuum. AAN staff members editing the test (K. Aman Ramm, H. McNiff) have no disclosures.
This CME program receives no commercial support.