Pediatric Annals

CME PRE-TEST

Abstract

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE

Infections in the ear, nose, and throat are the most common bacterial conditions confronting the practicing pediatrician. This issue of Pediatric Annals addresses problems in pediatric otolaryngology. Topics include: the use of tympanostomy tubes, clinical diagnosis of neck lumps, diagnosis and management of acute sinusitis, foreign bodies in the digestive tract, and dizziness in children.

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 . Dizziness does not occur In childhood.

A. True

B. False

2. Unexplained recurrent pneumonia that does not respond to appropriate management should always raise the suspicion of an aspirated foreign body.

A. True

B. False

3. In most cases of sinus infection the maxillary sinus is the principal site of disease.

A. True

B. False

4. The radiographic findings of bacterial sinusitis are the complete opacification of the sinus cavities.

A. True

B. False…

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE

Infections in the ear, nose, and throat are the most common bacterial conditions confronting the practicing pediatrician. This issue of Pediatric Annals addresses problems in pediatric otolaryngology. Topics include: the use of tympanostomy tubes, clinical diagnosis of neck lumps, diagnosis and management of acute sinusitis, foreign bodies in the digestive tract, and dizziness in children.

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 . Dizziness does not occur In childhood.

A. True

B. False

2. Unexplained recurrent pneumonia that does not respond to appropriate management should always raise the suspicion of an aspirated foreign body.

A. True

B. False

3. In most cases of sinus infection the maxillary sinus is the principal site of disease.

A. True

B. False

4. The radiographic findings of bacterial sinusitis are the complete opacification of the sinus cavities.

A. True

B. False

10.3928/0090-4481-19881001-03

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