Pcsa 2020 Annual Meeting - Session 3

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Pcsa 2020 Annual Meeting - Session 3

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not an appropriate surgical treatment for appendiceal mucinous neoplasms (AMN)?
    • A. 

      Appendectomy

    • B. 

      Ileocecectomy

    • C. 

      Right Hemicolectomy

    • D. 

      Total Abdominal Colectomy

  • 2. 
    Which of the following statements on appendiceal mucinous neoplasms (AMN) is true?
    • A. 

      AMN after appendectomy have over 90% 5-year overall survival 

    • B. 

      Survival outcomes for AMN are most improved after right hemicolectomy

    • C. 

      Survival outcomes for AMN are most improved after ileocecectomy

    • D. 

      Most patients with AMN develop PMP 

  • 3. 
    A 45 year old woman signed up for health insurance in 2015 and a year later was diagnosed with colon cancer.  Which of the following benefits would she have over an uninsured patient?
    • A. 

      More likely to be diagnosed at early stage 

    • B. 

      Improved disease-free survival

    • C. 

      Decreased out of pocket costs for treatment

    • D. 

      More access to ancillary cancer treatment services

  • 4. 
    Which of the following groups demonstrated the highest baseline rate of uninsured status?
    • A. 

      Black patients with breast cancer

    • B. 

      Hispanic patients with colon cancer

    • C. 

      Black patients with colon cancer 

    • D. 

      Hispanic patients with colon cancer