Medical Quiz: CME Certification Trivia Test Questions!

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Medical Quiz: CME Certification Trivia Test Questions!

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. 
    Equivalent Outcomes between Ultrasound-Assisted Thrombolysis and Standard Catheter-Directed Thrombolysis for the Treatment of Acute Pulmonary Embolism 
  • 2. 
    Contrast Enhanced Ultrasound for Thrombus Dissolution in an In-vitro Model of Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis 
  • 3. 
    Prevalence and Clinical Outcome of Free-floating Thrombus Formation in Lower Extremity Deep Veins 
  • 4. 
    Novel Endovascular Grasper for Challenging Inferior Vena Cava Filter Retrieval 
  • 5. 
    Accuracy of VTE Assessment and Compliance to Prophylaxis 
  • 6. 
    Outcomes of Ultrasonic Accelerated Thrombolysis for Inferior Vena Cava Thrombosis 
  • 7. 
     Hybrid Operative Thrombectomy (HOT) For the Treatment of Symptomatic Iliofemoral Deep Venous Thrombosis: Initial Experience and Mid-term Results
  • 8. 
    Prospective Long Term Comparison of Anticoagulation Treatment versus Thrombolysis in Patients with Acute Iliofemoral Thrombosis 
  • 9. 
    If you are an ACS member, what is your member number?
  • 10. 
    Please explain any specific instance(s) of bias or conflict of interest:
  • 11. 
    Additional Comments
  • 12. 
    Are you an ACS member?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 13. 
    Overall, how would you rate this educational activity?
    • A. 

      Excellent

    • B. 

      Very Good

    • C. 

      Good

    • D. 

      Fair

    • E. 

      Poor

  • 14. 
    Program topics and content met the stated objectives
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 15. 
    Content was relevant to my educational needs
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 16. 
    Educational format was conducive to learning
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 17. 
    Program was fair, objective, and unbiased toward any product or program
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 18. 
    A 74-year old woman who underwent knee replacement surgery two months ago presents to the hospital with acute shortness of breath. She is diagnosed with an acute submassive pulmonary embolism. Her attending physician requests for you to perform catheter-based thrombolysis. Which of the following is true about her treatment options?
    • A. 

      There is no clear difference in bleeding risk between traditional catheter-directed and ultrasound-assisted thrombolysis.

    • B. 

      Both catheter based options decrease any hemorrhagic risk compared to systemic heparinization

    • C. 

      The stroke risk in standard catheter directed therapy is significantly higher than that for ultrasound-assisted thrombolysis.

    • D. 

      Both thrombolysis options are contraindicated for patients with any elevated bleeding risk

  • 19. 
    Contrast enhanced ultrasound is feasible for:
    • A. 

      Thrombus aging

    • B. 

      Treatment of post thrombotic syndrome

    • C. 

      Acute thrombus dissolution

    • D. 

      Prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis

  • 20. 
    Prevalence of free-floating thrombus formation in patients with deep vein thrombosis is
    • A. 

      More than 50%

    • B. 

      25-50%

    • C. 

      5-25%

    • D. 

      Less than 5%

  • 21. 
    30 yo male presented with abdominal pain 4 years after placement of a prophylactic IVC filter after a motor vehicle accident and multiple traumas. The CT scan showed a tilted IVC filter with the hook embedded in the wall of the cava and a strut penetrating into the duodenum. The most useful tool for endovascular retrieval of the IVC filter would be:
    • A. 

      Snare

    • B. 

      Bronchoscopy forceps

    • C. 

      Laser sheath

    • D. 

      Novel dedicated grasper that is designed and tested for the retrieval of challenging IVC filters

  • 22. 
    An otherwise healthy 46 year old male is admitted following a ventral hernia repair. With respect to VTE, this patient should:
    • A. 

      Be evaluated for IVC filter

    • B. 

      Receive LMWH

    • C. 

      Be assessed for VTE risk

    • D. 

      Have surveillance duplex ultrasound

  • 23. 
    A 50 year old man with a past history of right femoral DVT 2 years prior now presents with bilateral leg and thigh swelling after a return flight from Australia. Which is NOT recommended at this time?
    • A. 

      Leg elevation

    • B. 

      Anticoagulation with unfractionated or low-molecular weight heparin

    • C. 

      Determination of anatomic extent of thrombus with ultrasound and/or venography

    • D. 

      40mg furosemide and discharge home from emergency room

  • 24. 
    A 47 y/o obese (BMI: 32) man presents with severe pain and swelling at the left leg that has progressed over the past 4 days. He is fully functional in all aspects of life and an acceptable life expectancy. Final workup indicates acute iliofemoral deep vein thrombosis. Early thrombus removal has ____level of recommendation in the setting of IFDVT:
    • A. 

      1A

    • B. 

      2A

    • C. 

      2B

    • D. 

      2C

    • E. 

      3

  • 25. 
    A 32 year old man with left leg swelling for 1 week is diagnosed with left leg DVT. Which of the following would be a contraindication the thrombolysis?
    • A. 

      A. Thrombus in the common iliac vein

    • B. 

      B. Thrombus age of 1 week

    • C. 

      C. Presence of thrombus only in the tibial veins

    • D. 

      D. IVC aplasia

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