CME for ProgressNotes - SAMMPRIS Trial - Stenting vs Aggressive Medical Management

In order to receive credit for completing the article SAMMPRIS Trial - Stenting vs Aggressive Medical Management, please complete the post test, activity evaluation and your contact information below. You must receive a minimum score of 70% on the post test to receive credit for this article. A credit letter will be emailed to you in the next few days.

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* 1. 1. Which one of the following statements about the results of the SAMMPRIS trial is true?

* 2. 2. Which one of the following was not part of the aggressive medical management in the SAMMPRIS trial?

* 3. 3. In 2008, what proportion of stroke deaths in South Carolina occurred in those younger than 65 years?

* 4. Relevant financial relationships or the absence of relevant financial relationships were disclosed in the beginning of the article.

* 5. The information presented was evidence based and balanced.

* 6. This article was free of commercial bias.

* 7. As a result of the information in this article I will make a change in my practice.

* 8. If you answered yes to the question above please list the change(s) that you plan to make in your practice.

* 9. As a result of this article, I am able to identify the main risk factors to target in patients with atherosclerotic intracranial arterial stenosis.

* 10. As a result of this article, I am able to identify the risks associated with intracranial transluminal angioplasty and stenting

* 11. As a result of this article, I am able to list key stroke statistics for the United States and specifically, South Carolina.

* 12. Please let us know if you have any areas in your practice that you need to have addressed in future CME activities.

* 13. Your contact information

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