Weekly News Quiz: October 20-26

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The proportion of undiagnosed cases of diabetes in the U.S. has _______ in the past few decades.

2.

A cross-sectional telephone survey of 427 tanning salons in the U.S. found that noncompliant tanning salons were most often found in _____.

3.

Earlier this week, a member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee threatened to subpoena the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) for documents on opioid "pill-dumping" in Florida. True or False?

4.

Researchers at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center used electronic health record (EHR) data on time and location to identify the source of what type of infection?

5.

Researchers said women with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) had a higher risk of heart disease than their non-NAFLD counterparts. True or False?

6.

Data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey showed that the rate of high cholesterol in the U.S. has increased from 1999 to 2016. True or False?

7.

Analysis of adolescent hockey players examined 24 to 72 hours after a diagnosis of concussion and again at 3 months revealed acute clinical deficits in which of the following:

8.

A clinical trial of adolescents and young adults with type 1 diabetes found that a financial incentive program did not improve glucose monitoring adherence. True or False?

9.

Which of the following is not a key revision to the McDonald criteria for diagnosing multiple sclerosis?

10.

Teen use of electronic cigarettes with high nicotine concentrations was associated with higher subsequent cigarette smoking and higher vaping intensity. True or False?