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Hypercholesterolemia testing & management
Question 1 of 5

If a patient’s lipid profile indicates high cholesterol, when should the test be repeated to confirm the diagnosis before embarking on lifelong therapy?

Within 3 days

At 5 days

Within 2 weeks

Between 4 and 6 weeks

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Pain

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Diagnosing & managing headache pain Take Quiz
Managing pain in the CVD population, Pt 2 Take Quiz
Managing pain in the CVD population, Pt 1 Take Quiz
Evaluating & understanding mechanisms of pain Take Quiz
Treating pain: IOM report Take Quiz
Relieving pain: IOM report and survey Take Quiz
Pain: Nociceptive, neuropathic, psychological? Take Quiz
Cancer pain: General background Take Quiz
Coping with pain: Differences between African Americans and Caucasians Take Quiz
Explaining pain: Common misconceptions vs. accurate conceptions Take Quiz
Opioid Use: CDC Guidelines for addressing risks Take Quiz
Chronic LBP: Treatment alternatives Take Quiz
CDC Guidelines for initiating, continuing, and discontinuing opioid use Take Quiz
Management of lower back pain Take Quiz
Clinical findings of low back pain Take Quiz
Diagnosing abdominal pain Take Quiz
Spondylodiscitis: Addressing treatment Take Quiz
Alternative treatment options for neuropathic pain Take Quiz
Spondylodiscitis: Clinical presentation Take Quiz
Spondylodiscitis: Causes of infection Take Quiz
Spondylodiscitis: The basics Take Quiz
Intrathecal analgesia for chronic pain: Part 2 Take Quiz
Intrathecal analgesia for chronic pain: Part 1 Take Quiz
Nontraumatic knee pain: Septic joint Take Quiz

HCV

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Acute HCV infection & injection drug use among US patients Take Quiz
Risks of HCV reinfection Take Quiz
HCV infection & injection drug use in the nonurban US Take Quiz
Vitamin D in chronic HCV infection Take Quiz
Fibrosis & cirrhosis in patients with HCV infection Take Quiz
Biomarkers for evaluating HCV infection Take Quiz
Progression of HCV infection Take Quiz
Intravenous drug use & HCV infection Take Quiz
HCV infection contraction & transmission Take Quiz
Acute HCV infection serologic testing Take Quiz
Chronic HCV infection screening Take Quiz
Chronic hepatitis C virus infection characteristics Take Quiz
HCV: Transmission & outcomes Take Quiz

Post-Surgical Opioid Use

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Postsurgical prescribing in opioid naïve patients Take Quiz
Pharmacological management of post-surgical pain Take Quiz

Addiction Medicine

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Naloxone use for drug overdose management Take Quiz
E-cigarette use Take Quiz
Smoking reduction & cessation, Part 2 Take Quiz
Smoking reduction & cessation, Part 1 Take Quiz

Pediatrics

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Benefits to infants from breastfeeding Take Quiz
Evaluation & management of fever in newborns Take Quiz
Evaluation & management of jaundice in newborns Take Quiz
Complications of varicella-zoster virus Take Quiz
AAP Guidelines: High BP screening in pediatric patients Take Quiz
AAP Recommendations: Fruit juice intake by pediatric patients Take Quiz
NIAID Guidelines: Infant peanut allergy testing & prevention Take Quiz
Newborn screening for galactosemia by Sharon Anderson, DNP, NNP-BC, APNG Take Quiz
Concussion: Managing young athletes, Part 2 Take Quiz
Characteristics of fifth disease Take Quiz
Concussion: Managing young athletes, Part 1 Take Quiz

NSAIDs & CV Risks

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Effect of NSAID use in patients with cardiovascular conditions Take Quiz
Cardiovascular effects of NSAID use Take Quiz

Oncology

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Biopsies for skin cancer detection Take Quiz
Trends in mortality rates for major causes of death 1980-2014, Part 1 Take Quiz

Cardiology

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Treating heart failure Take Quiz
Intense exercise & cardiovascular risk Take Quiz
Hypercholesterolemia frequency & genetic changes Take Quiz
Hypercholesterolemia testing & management Take Quiz
Hypertension in elderly patients Take Quiz
Hypercholesterolemia: Physical examination Take Quiz
Hypercholesterolemia etiology Take Quiz
AAP Guidelines: High BP screening in pediatric patients Take Quiz
Management of acute stroke Take Quiz
ACC/AHA Guidelines: Secondary prevention of ASCVD Take Quiz
ACC/AHA Guidelines: Primary prevention of ASCVD Take Quiz
Imaging techniques for evaluation of acute stroke Take Quiz
Stroke causes & risk factors Take Quiz
Cardiometabolic mortality & diet among US patients Take Quiz
AHA Science Advisory: Omega-3 supplementation for cardiovascular disease prevention Take Quiz
Trends in mortality rates for major causes of death 1980-2014, Part 1 Take Quiz
Migraines & cardiovascular disease in women Take Quiz

Pulmonology

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Treating heart failure Take Quiz
Respiratory tract infections & antibiotic overprescribing Take Quiz
COPD exacerbations Take Quiz

Diabetes

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Surgical management of diabetic foot infections Take Quiz
Evaluation of diabetic foot infections Take Quiz
Treating type 2 diabetes Take Quiz
ADA guidelines: Testing for prediabetes & type 2 diabetes Take Quiz
Type 2 diabetes: Risk factors & predispositions Take Quiz
Diabetes management: HbA1c, BP, & statin therapy Take Quiz

Infectious Diseases

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MRSA infection management Take Quiz
Recognizing Lyme disease Take Quiz
USPSTF recommendations: Screening for syphilis Take Quiz
HPV & genital warts Take Quiz
HIV screening & prevention Take Quiz
Diagnosis & treatment of strongyloidiasis Take Quiz

Vaccines

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Updated Recommendations: Tuberculosis risk among US patients Take Quiz
Updated Recommendations: Tuberculosis testing Take Quiz
Seasonal flu vaccine: ACIP recommendation updates Take Quiz
ACIP Recommendations: Pneumococcal vaccination in older adults Take Quiz
Typhoid vaccine: ACIP recommendations Take Quiz
Smallpox vaccinations for health care personnel Take Quiz
Meningitis vaccinations: ACIP recommendations Take Quiz
ACIP recommendations for Hib vaccination Take Quiz
MMR vaccination: ACIP recommendations Take Quiz
ACIP recommendations for HPV vaccination Take Quiz
Improving immunization rates in adults Take Quiz

Rheumatology

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Arthroscopic meniscectomy Take Quiz
Meniscal tears in osteoarthritis Take Quiz

Obesity

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Post-bariatric surgery complication management Take Quiz
Antiobesity pharmacotherapy, Pt 2 Take Quiz
Antiobesity pharmacotherapy, Pt 1 Take Quiz
Physical activity and health risk reduction Take Quiz
BMI and all-cause mortality Take Quiz
Overweight children & asthma Take Quiz

Geriatrics

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Causes of cognitive impairment in aging Take Quiz
Normal cognitive changes associated with aging Take Quiz

Clinical Guidelines

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Guidelines: Treatment of cough due to the common cold Take Quiz
AAP Guidelines: High BP screening in pediatric patients Take Quiz
AAP Recommendations: Fruit juice intake by pediatric patients Take Quiz
AHA Science Advisory: Omega-3 supplementation for cardiovascular disease prevention Take Quiz
AAO-HNSF Guidelines: Cerumen impaction management methods Take Quiz
Seasonal flu vaccine: ACIP recommendation updates Take Quiz
NIAID Guidelines: Infant peanut allergy testing & prevention Take Quiz
Thyroid dysfunction: USPSTF recommendations Take Quiz
ACIP Recommendations: Pneumococcal vaccination in older adults Take Quiz
Typhoid vaccine: ACIP recommendations Take Quiz
Smallpox vaccinations for health care personnel Take Quiz
Meningitis vaccinations: ACIP recommendations Take Quiz
ACIP recommendations for Hib vaccination Take Quiz
MMR vaccination: ACIP recommendations Take Quiz
ACIP recommendations for HPV vaccination Take Quiz
Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative guidelines: Detection and management of CKD Take Quiz
ADA guidelines: Testing for prediabetes & type 2 diabetes Take Quiz
Type 2 diabetes: Risk factors & predispositions Take Quiz
Guidelines: HCV tests & interpreting the results Take Quiz

Asthma

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Asthma: Detecting exacerbations and assessing severity Take Quiz
Asthma: Cochrane review of inhaled steroid adherence interventions Take Quiz
Asthma: Biologics and biomarkers Take Quiz

Gastroenterology

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Managing portopulmonary hypertension & hepatopulmonary syndrome Take Quiz
Portopulmonary hypertension symptoms Take Quiz
Hepatopulmonary syndrome symptoms Take Quiz
Imaging for constipation diagnosis Take Quiz
AGA Guideline: Evaluating constipation Take Quiz
ASGE Guideline: Performing colonoscopy in patients with constipation Take Quiz
Guidelines: Constipation incidence & management outcomes Take Quiz
Guidelines: Constipation surgical management Take Quiz
Guidelines: Constipation subtype diagnosis Take Quiz
Managing dyspepsia: Part 2 Take Quiz
Managing dyspepsia: Part 1 Take Quiz
Probiotics and IBS Take Quiz

Musculoskeletal Disorders

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Managing chronic kidney disease and bone disease, Part 2 Take Quiz
Managing chronic kidney disease and bone disease, Part 1 Take Quiz

Neurology

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Spinal cord injury/disease: Patient care Take Quiz
Concussion: Managing young athletes, Part 2 Take Quiz

Rare Diseases

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Newborn screening for galactosemia by Sharon Anderson, DNP, NNP-BC, APNG Take Quiz

Hepatology

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Alcoholic hepatitis: Epidemiology & diagnosis Take Quiz

Endocrinology

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Thyroid dysfunction: USPSTF recommendations Take Quiz
Thyroid nodules: Screening and management Take Quiz

Mental Health

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US Army deployment status as predictor of suicide attempts Take Quiz
Diagnosis & management of personality disorders Take Quiz

Women's Health

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Osteoporosis: General considerations & pathogenesis Take Quiz
Migraines & cardiovascular disease in women Take Quiz
Treatment of adult sexual dysfunction Take Quiz
SSRIs during pregnancy & menopause Take Quiz

Mixed Topics

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Migraines & cardiovascular disease in women Take Quiz
Anemia of chronic disease: Clinical findings and treatment Take Quiz
Treatment of adult sexual dysfunction Take Quiz
Improving immunization rates in adults Take Quiz
SSRIs during pregnancy & menopause Take Quiz
Diagnosing underlying causes of dizziness Take Quiz
Osteoporosis in men Take Quiz

Sleep Medicine

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ACP 2016 Clinical Guidelines: Chronic Insomnia Take Quiz
Chronic fatigue syndrome: Infectious agents & mitochondria Take Quiz
Chronic fatigue syndrome: Medical history & physical exam Take Quiz
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Smoking cessation Take Quiz
Iron-deficiency anemia: Clinical findings and treatment Take Quiz
Patient education: Cirrhosis complications Take Quiz
Cirrhosis causes & treatment Take Quiz
Probiotics: Diarrhea reduction Take Quiz

Hematology

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Anemia of chronic disease: Clinical findings and treatment Take Quiz

Stroke

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Managing low molecular weight heparin therapy Take Quiz
Managing AF with oral anticoagulant therapy Take Quiz
Managing DVT & PE Take Quiz
Managing heparin therapy Take Quiz

Men's Health

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Treatment of adult sexual dysfunction Take Quiz
Osteoporosis in men Take Quiz

Heart Failure

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Diagnosis of ACS Take Quiz

Hepatitis

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Screening for HCV Take Quiz
Guidelines for HCV-RNA testing & liver fibrosis Take Quiz
Guidelines: HCV tests & interpreting the results Take Quiz

Endocrine Cancer

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Nonpharmacologic interventions for depression: Part 2 Take Quiz
Nonpharmacologic interventions for depression: Part 1 Take Quiz
Chronic fatigue syndrome: Medical history & physical exam Take Quiz

Dermatology

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Lipid control & CVD in patients with diabetes Take Quiz
Type 2 diabetes findings in RTCs Take Quiz