Self-Assessment and CME


Instructions For Completing Continuum Postreading Self-Assessment and CME Test

Participants must be a Continuum subscriber or have purchased a back issue to earn self-assessment and CME credit for this issue. Institutional access does not include individual CME. To earn credits, complete the activities in one of three ways:

  • Go to and complete the test online (available to subscribers only)
  • Read through the questions in the issue and mark your answers on the tally sheet included in the issue before entering them online at, or
  • Request a faxable paper scorecard if you do not have computer access or you are a nonsubscriber who has purchased a single issue (send an email to; however, we encourage all subscribers to use the online system.

US Participants:

The ABPN has reviewed Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology and has approved this product as part of a comprehensive lifelong learning and self-assessment program, which is mandated by the ABMS as a necessary component of maintenance of certification. US participants may earn up to 12 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits in self-assessment and CME (SA-CME) by completing the Postreading Self-Assessment and CME Test and an additional 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits in CME for completing the Patient Management Problem. The Patient Management Problem is not approved for self-assessment credit by the ABPN. AAN members can view and download a report of self-assessment and CME credits earned on the AAN's NeuroTracker on within 2 business days. AAN nonmember subscribers may request a transcript of credits earned by contacting AAN Member Services at or (800) 879-1960. Participants have up to 3 years from the date of publication to earn SA-CME credits.

Canadian Participants:

This program is an Accredited Self-Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development, University of Calgary, on April 1, 2017. Program expires March 31, 2020. Canadian participants should visit MAINPORT ( to record learning and outcomes. Canadian participants can claim a maximum of 14 hours (credits are automatically calculated). Issues from April 2017 going forward are approved by the RCPSC; participants cannot claim credit for issues prior to April 2017.


For all questions regarding CME, contact Cassandra King at or (612) 928-6161.