Neurology: Volume 99, Number 23, December 6, 2022 Exam #2 - Investigating Outcomes Post–Endovascular Thrombectomy in Acute Stroke Patients With Cancer
About this course
- Released: 12/06/2022
- Expires: 12/06/2025
INVESTIGATING OUTCOMES POST–ENDOVASCULAR THROMBECTOMY IN ACUTE STROKE PATIENTS WITH CANCER
Upon completion of the article by Shapiro et al, the participant should be able to:
- List baseline characteristics more likely to be found in patients with cancer and stroke than in those with stroke alone in this study
- State which cancer-type subgroups had the lowest rates of thrombolysis and thrombectomy in this study
- Discuss which outcomes were more likely in patients undergoing endovascular thrombectomy (EVT) with metastatic cancer as compared to those undergoing EVT without cancer using propensity score-adjustment
CORE COMPETENCIES:The article by Shapiro 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. All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.
This CME program receives no commercial support.