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Winter 2018 CME Quiz
The Maryland Family Doctor - Winter 2018
1. Depression in Pregnancy
2. Is There a Role for Nicotine Replacement Therapy in Pregnancy?
3. Pregnancy Related Mortality
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.
The American Medical Association (AMA) accepts the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Prescribed credit as equivalent to AMA PRA Category 1 Credit for the AMA Physicians Recognition Award (PRA).
CME activities approved for AAFP Prescribed credit are recognized by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.
1. Complete the quiz and click the “submit” button.
2. A confirmation page will populate confirming that your quiz was received by MDAFP. The confirmation will verify the number of credits earned.
3. Print the confirmation for your records.
4. Directly report the indicated number of credits to AAFP (MDAFP does not report credits to AAFP)
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Article 1 Questions
1. Antidepressants is recommended for all pregnant patients with signs of depression
2. If symptoms of depression in a pregnant women last more than 2 weeks, it is considered hormonal changes due to pregnancy
3. A good screening tool for depression in pregnant woman is the Edinborough Postnatal Depression Screen
4. TCAs are the first line treatment for depression in pregnancy
Article 2 Questions
5. Bupropion exposure in utero is rarely associated with the following congenital defect:
A. Tetrology of Falot
B. LV outflow tract anomaly
C. Renal Agenesis
D. Surfactant deficit
6. What is the most essential strategy that should be included in all smoking cessation treatment plans:
A. Psychologic evaluation
B. Guilt or fear as a motivator
C. Motivational interviewing and counseling
D. Pharmacologic smoking cessation aids
7. Cigarette smoke exposure in utero is associated with all of the following [EXCEPT]:
A. Premature rupture of membranes
B. Low birth weight
C. Lower reading/ spelling score
D. Drug addiction in adulthood
8. Cigarette smoking during pregnancy is a significant modifiable risk factor associated with negative pregnancy outcomes?
Article 3 Questions
9. In one study that was population based in the US, the leading causes of maternal death after a live birth was due to:
A. pulmonary embolism
10. The maternal mortality ratio is defined as [#of maternal deaths/100,000 live births] in a given time period in reproductive age women.
11. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Pregnancy Mortality Surveillance System provides an assessment of maternal mortality in the United States to look at trends, understand etiology and make recommendations to decrease the risk of maternal death