Pediatric Annals

CME PRE-TEST

Abstract

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE

Accompanied by the previous issue of Pediatric Annals, this issue explores further the topic of liver disorders in infants and children. This continuing medical education course offers the participant an up-to-date examination of liver transplantation, biliary atresia, chronic cholestasis, portal hypertension, metabolic disorders of the liver, and management of Reyes syndrome.

HOW TO OBTAIN CME CREDITS BY READING THIS ISSUE

Pediatricians can receive Category I 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. Irrespective of the cause of liver damage, there may be Vitamin K malabsorption.

A. True.

B. False.

2. In the United States, Reyes syndrome cases almost always occur in clusters in association with Influenza or chicken pox.

A. True.

B. False.

3. Liver transplantation has not been accepted as standard therapy for a variety of advanced chronic liver diseases.

A. True.

B. False.

4. The etiology of cholestatic prurltls is known.

A. True.

B. False.…

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE

Accompanied by the previous issue of Pediatric Annals, this issue explores further the topic of liver disorders in infants and children. This continuing medical education course offers the participant an up-to-date examination of liver transplantation, biliary atresia, chronic cholestasis, portal hypertension, metabolic disorders of the liver, and management of Reyes syndrome.

HOW TO OBTAIN CME CREDITS BY READING THIS ISSUE

Pediatricians can receive Category I 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. Irrespective of the cause of liver damage, there may be Vitamin K malabsorption.

A. True.

B. False.

2. In the United States, Reyes syndrome cases almost always occur in clusters in association with Influenza or chicken pox.

A. True.

B. False.

3. Liver transplantation has not been accepted as standard therapy for a variety of advanced chronic liver diseases.

A. True.

B. False.

4. The etiology of cholestatic prurltls is known.

A. True.

B. False.

10.3928/0090-4481-19850701-03

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