Pediatric Annals

CME PRE-TEST

Abstract

HOW TO OBTAIN CME CREDITS BY READING THIS ISSUE

Pediatricians can receive Category 1 credits for the Physician's Recognition Award of the American Medical Association by reading the following articles and successfully completing the quiz at the end of the issue. Complete instructions are given on the quiz pages.

The Pre-Test below has been prepared to assist you in studying the following material. It indicates some of the areas to be covered, and will make it possible for you to challenge your present knowledge of the material before reading further.

PRE-TEST

1. Family members of patients with autoimmune disorders rarely have other autoimmune disorders.

A. True

B. False

2. In recent years, it has become apparent that systemic lupus erythematosus is not a very rare disease.

A. True

B. False

3. What Is called JRA (juvenile rheumatoid arthritis) in the United States is referred to In other countries by a number ot other names.

A. True

B. False

4. Most patients with rheumatic fever survive and are free of cardiologie manifestations.

A. True

B. False

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE

The educational objective of this continuing medical education offering is, as a companion to the March issue, to further heighten the awareness and broaden the base of knowledge of the practicing pediatrician with respect to specific disorders and diseases of autoimmunity, and introduce him to the developing concept of genetic predisposition in some individuals to these diseases. When completed, the physician should have a working knowledge of a variety of autoimmune diseases, their proposed etiologies, signs, symptoms, clinical manifestations, therapies and prognoses.…

HOW TO OBTAIN CME CREDITS BY READING THIS ISSUE

Pediatricians can receive Category 1 credits for the Physician's Recognition Award of the American Medical Association by reading the following articles and successfully completing the quiz at the end of the issue. Complete instructions are given on the quiz pages.

The Pre-Test below has been prepared to assist you in studying the following material. It indicates some of the areas to be covered, and will make it possible for you to challenge your present knowledge of the material before reading further.

PRE-TEST

1. Family members of patients with autoimmune disorders rarely have other autoimmune disorders.

A. True

B. False

2. In recent years, it has become apparent that systemic lupus erythematosus is not a very rare disease.

A. True

B. False

3. What Is called JRA (juvenile rheumatoid arthritis) in the United States is referred to In other countries by a number ot other names.

A. True

B. False

4. Most patients with rheumatic fever survive and are free of cardiologie manifestations.

A. True

B. False

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE

The educational objective of this continuing medical education offering is, as a companion to the March issue, to further heighten the awareness and broaden the base of knowledge of the practicing pediatrician with respect to specific disorders and diseases of autoimmunity, and introduce him to the developing concept of genetic predisposition in some individuals to these diseases. When completed, the physician should have a working knowledge of a variety of autoimmune diseases, their proposed etiologies, signs, symptoms, clinical manifestations, therapies and prognoses.

10.3928/0090-4481-19820401-03

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