Podcast CME Course Information

Exam: Exam 353

Issue: May 23, 2017

Learning Objectives

Randomized controlled trial of deutetrabenazine for tardive dyskinesia: The ARM-TD study

Upon completion of this podcast, listeners will be familiar with deutetrabenazine for treatment of tardive dyskinesia.

Recommended Audience

This program is designed for physicians who are involved in providing patient care and who wish to advance their current knowledge of clinical medicine.

Core Competencies

  • Patient Care
  • Medical Knowledge


Program Accreditations Subcommittee (PAS) is responsible for reviewing and evaluating all CME programs. Joseph F. Kass, MD, JD, FAAN, has received personal compensation for activities as an expert witness in litigation and in an editorial capacity for the American Academy of Neurology. Barney J. Stern, MD, FAAN, has received personal compensation for book chapter contributions. The other members of the committee (Samir Belagaje, MD; J. Clay Goodman, MD, FAAN; Omotola A. Hope, MD; Shannon M. Kilgore, MD, FAAN) and AAN staff (Kristine Mitchell) report no disclosures. Robert A. Gross, MD, PhD, FAAN, has received funding for travel and/or speaker honoraria from the American Academy of Neurology; receives a stipend as Editor-in-Chief of Neurology; has received consultant fees from GlaxoSmithKline and Harris Interactive; has served on speakers' bureaus for Abbott, UCB, and GlaxoSmithKline; has conducted clinical trials over the past 5 years funded by GlaxoSmithKline, UCB, Ortho-McNeil, Pfizer, and Marinus, but has ceased participation in industry-sponsored clinical trials and speakers' bureaus since his appointment as Neurology EIC in 2010; and has received research support from the Department of the Army, UCBPharma, and University of Rochester Medical Center/NIH. Dr. Stacey Clardy serves as Podcast Editor for Neurology® and has received research support forWestern Institute for Biomedical Research (WIBR). Dr. Jeff Ratliff serves as Podcast Deputy Editor for Neurology andreceived a speaker honorarium from Haverford College. AAN staff members editing the test (P Baskin, L Kleffman, K Aman Ramm) have no disclosures. The CME Journal Editors who have reviewed the exam are James WM Owens Jr., MD PhD, who receives royalties from UpToDate, Waltham, MA; grant support from NIH (PI, K08NS054882); and a stipend in his editorial capacity for Neurology and Adam Kelly, MD, who has served as Guest Editor of Continuum (April 2014) and receives a stipend in his editorial capacity for Neurology.

Dr. Barrett receives research support from Axovant Sciences, Inc., Azevan Pharmaceuticals, Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp, Virginia Center of Alzheimer´s and Related Diseases, Department of Defense Neurotoxin Exposure Treatment Parkinson's Research Program, and NIH. Dr. Fernandez serves on scientific advisory boards for Solvay Duodopa Global Study, EMD Serono Safinamide Global Study, and the Xeomin Registry (all uncompensated); has received travel or speaker honoraria from USF CME, Cleveland Clinic CME, Medical Communications Media, Health Professions Conferencing, Ipsen, Merz Pharmaceuticals, US World Meds, Prime Education Inc., Ohio State University, International Parkinson and Movement Disorders Society, Carline Communications, Medscape, Biogen GE Healthcare, Lundbeck, and Pfizer; served as Medical Editor for the Movement Disorders Society; co-owns the patent for COMPRESS; receives royalty payments from book publications with Demos Publishing, Manson Publishing, and Springer Publishing; has received research support from AbbVie, Acadia, Teva Pharmaceuticals, Biotie Therapeutics, Civitas, Kyowa Kirin International, Rhythm Pharmaceuticals, Synosia Therapeutics, Abbott, Merz Pharmaceuticals, Xeomin Registry Study, Ipsen Pharmaceuticals, Michael J. Fox Foundation, Movement Disorders Society, Huntington Study Group, Parkinson Study Group, National Parkinson Foundation, Society of Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, and NIH/NINDS. Dr. Espay serves as Associate Editor for the Journal of Clinical Movement Disorders; serves as an editorial board member of Parkinsonism and Related Disorders and The European Neurological Journal; serves on the scientific advisory board for Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (now Abbvie), Chelsea Therapeutics International, Ltd., Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Impax, Merz Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Pfizer Inc, Solstice Neurosciences, Eli Lilly and Company, ACADIA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and USWorldMeds; is a consultant for Chelsea Therapeutics International, Ltd., Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (now Abbvie), ACADIA Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Cynapsus and Lundbeck, Inc; receives royalties for publications of books from Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins and Cambridge University Press; serves on the speakers' bureau of UCB, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., American Academy of Neurology and Movement Disorders Society; receives research support from the CleveMed/Great Lake Neurotechnilogies, Michael J. Fox Foundation and the NIH. Dr. Cilia receives research support from Fondazione Grigioni per il Morbo di Parkinson.

CME Expiration

CME expires three years after publication date or sooner if podcasts are deemed out of date by reviewers.


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AMA PRA Credit™

The American Academy of Neurology Institute designates this journal-based-CME activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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