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Activity Steps


Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Select appropriate imaging studies to assess patients for moyamoya disease and as surgical candidates based on imaging and clinical features.
  2. Define cerebrovascular reserve capacity and its importance in assessing a patient with moyamoya disease.
  3. Choose common grading systems to stage moyamoya disease appropriately and determine risk of ischemic events.
  4. Interpret functional radiographic studies that provide an estimate of cerebrovascular reserve capacity.
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  • ACCME 2.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: CNE0520
Published: May 15, 2020
Expires: 5/14/2022
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Anthony S. Larson, BS, Derek R. Johnson, MD, Vance T. Lehman, MD, Lorenzo Rinaldo, MD, PhD, James Klaas, MD, Giuseppe Lanzino, MD, and Luis Savastano, MD, PhD
Categories: Cerebrovascular , Pediatrics
Specialties: Neurology, Neurosurgery, Surgery