Continuing Medical Education Certification Questions!

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Continuing Medical Education Certification 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. 
    Is Superficial Venous Surgery in C6 Patients Justified from a Cost/benefit Viewpoint?
  • 2. 
    Variability in Compression Provided By Commercial Stockings
  • 3. 
    Use of Compression Stockings in Chronic Venous Disease: Validation of a New Device to Assess Patient Compliance. 
  • 4. 
    The Visible Lymphatic Vessels of the Lower Extremities - A Preliminary Study by the Contrast Ultrasonography
  • 5. 
    Vascularized Lymph Node Transfer for Lymphedema: Anatomic Comparison of the Supraclavicular and Thoracodorsal Lymph Node Flaps
  • 6. 
    If you are an ACS member, what is your member number?
  • 7. 
    Please explain any specific instance(s) of bias or conflict of interest:
  • 8. 
    Additional Comments
  • 9. 
    Are you an ACS member?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 10. 
    Overall, how would you rate this educational activity?
    • A. 

      Excellent

    • B. 

      Very Good

    • C. 

      Good

    • D. 

      Fair

    • E. 

      Poor

  • 11. 
    Program topics and content met the stated objectives
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 12. 
    Content was relevant to my educational needs
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 13. 
    Educational format was conducive to learning
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 14. 
    Program was fair, objective, and unbiased toward any product or program
    • A. 

      Strongly Agree

    • B. 

      Agree

    • C. 

      Neutral

    • D. 

      Disagree

    • E. 

      Strongly Disagree

  • 15. 
    A 49 you woman present with a one year history of a venous stasis ulcer. She has used compression stockings and various wound care therapies. She is found to have 3 second reflux in her GSV, a normal deep system. You work for in a capitated health care system which pays all of the patient’s direct medical expenses and anticipate that this patient will remain in your panel for at least the next 5 years. Based on the information presented in this presentation, long term expenses to the health care system would be minimized by:
    • A. 

      Standard of care wound care, Early Endovenous ablation of the GSV, and Compression

    • B. 

      Standard of care wound therapy, Endovenous ablation of the GSV after wound closure, and compression

    • C. 

      Standard of care wound therapy and compression alone

    • D. 

      Ligation and stripping of the GSV alone

  • 16. 
    What level of compression is consistent with level 2 compression stockings?
    • A. 

      8- 15 mmHg

    • B. 

      20-30 mmHg

    • C. 

      30-40 mmHg

    • D. 

      40-50 mmHg

  • 17. 
    A patient presents to the office to discuss vascularized lymph node transfer. She is particularly concerned about the risk of donor site lymphedema. Which lymph node flap has the lowest risk of donor site lymphedema?
    • A. 

      Supraclavicular

    • B. 

      Thoracodorsal

    • C. 

      Latissimus

    • D. 

      Trapezius

  • 18. 
    What is approximatively the patient compliance for compression therapy reported in the literature?
    • A. 

      90%

    • B. 

      70%

    • C. 

      50%

    • D. 

      33%

  • 19. 
    A 47 year old lady found her left leg was thicker than the right one. It was non-pitting edema. The operation for the cervical carcinoma was performed 3 years ago. Which is the most useful treatment for her left lower extremity?
    • A. 

      Skin care

    • B. 

      Lymphaticovenous anastomosis

    • C. 

      Combined physical therapy

    • D. 

      The control of body weight

  • 20. 
    How Many Category 1 CME Credits are you Claiming?
    • A. 

      .25

    • B. 

      .5

    • C. 

      .75

    • D. 

      1.0

    • E. 

      1.25

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