CME Professionals Certification Test Quiz!

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CME Professionals Certification Test Quiz!

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES This activity is designed for physicians and allied health professionals. This course includes videos and questions from the 2015 Annual Meeting, Allied Health Symposium. Upon completion of this course, you will receive a customized CME certificate. HARDWARE/SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS The system requirements are as follows: the quizzes need to be accessed via a web browser actively connected to the Internet. DISCLOSURE POLICY In accordance with the ACCME Accreditation Criteria, the American College of Surgeons must ensure that anyone in a position to control the content of the educational activity has disclosed all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. Therefore, it is ma


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Recurrent DVT Is Pathologically Different Than Primary DVT: Characterization of the First Mouse Model of Recurrent Venous Thrombosis in the Inferior Vena Cava 
  • 2. 
    Blood Sampled Directly From Varicose Veins Reveals Activation of Inflammatory Processes 
  • 3. 
    Matrix Metalloproteinase Profiles In Chronic Venous Ulcer Wound Fluid of Inflammatory and Granulating Venous Leg Ulcers 
  • 4. 
    Lower Limbs Venous Kinetics and Consequent Impact on Drainage Direction 
  • 5. 
    If you are an ACS member, what is your member number?
  • 6. 
    Please explain any specific instance(s) of bias or conflict of interest:
  • 7. 
    Additional Comments
  • 8. 
    Are you an ACS member?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 9. 
    Overall, how would you rate this educational activity?
    • A. 

      Excellent

    • B. 

      Very Good

    • C. 

      Good

    • D. 

      Fair

    • E. 

      Poor

  • 10. 
    Program topics and content met the stated objectives
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 11. 
    Content was relevant to my educational needs
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 12. 
    Educational format was conducive to learning
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 13. 
    Program was fair, objective, and unbiased toward any product or program
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 14. 
    The new model presented here will help to improve the current understanding of the biological mechanisms and directed treatment of recurrent DVT based on
    • A. 

      Provides a new research tool to study PE

    • B. 

      The biology of DVT first episode and recurrence DVT are the same

    • C. 

      The biology of DVT first episode and recurrence DVT are not the same

    • D. 

      Provide a new research tool to study primary DVT

  • 15. 
    The new animal model
    • A. 

      Shows that the profibrotic profile in recurrence is not important mechanism

    • B. 

      Shows that the profibrotic profile in recurrence is decreased compared to existing data using other animal model

    • C. 

      Shows that the profibrotic profile in recurrence is the same compared to existing data using other animal model

    • D. 

      Recurrent thrombi are structurally and compositionally different than the primary DVT

  • 16. 
    Blood samples from varicose veins:
    • A. 

      Are always representative of systemic inflammation

    • B. 

      Require a tourniquet

    • C. 

      Are taken routinely for investigations of venous disease

    • D. 

      Have increased concentrations of IL-6

  • 17. 
    Inflammatory venous leg ulcers wound fluid have which characteristic?
    • A. 

      High levels of MMP-7

    • B. 

      Low levels of MMP-9

    • C. 

      High levels of MMP-2

    • D. 

      Low levels of MMP-12

  • 18. 
    Granulating venous leg ulcers have which characteristic?
    • A. 

      Lower pain on visual analog scale

    • B. 

      Low levels of MMP-1

    • C. 

      High levels of MMP-9

    • D. 

      Higher pain on visual analog scale

  • 19. 
    A patient venous leg ulcer wound fluid presenting with a healing wound is characterized by which of the following?
    • A. 

      Significantly increases in all matrix metalloproteinases

    • B. 

      Elevated pain levels on visual analog scale

    • C. 

      Low levels of collagenase enzyme

    • D. 

      Decreased bacterial counts on quantitative analysis

    • E. 

      High levels of gelatinase enzymes

  • 20. 
    A CEAP class 0 patient is undergoing an ultrasound scanning. What is the hierarchical order of velocity decrease to be expected in the different venous networks compartments?
    • A. 

      From N3 to N2 than to N1

    • B. 

      From N1 to N2 than to N3

    • C. 

      From N3 to N1 than to N2

    • D. 

      From N2 to N3 than to N1

  • 21. 
    How Many Category 1 CME Credits are you Claiming
    • A. 

      .25

    • B. 

      .5

    • C. 

      .75

    • D. 

      1.0

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