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CAPN 16(6): CME test for Clinical Pharmacology of Conduct Disorder: A Critical Review by Jelle R. Lettinga, M.D., Cora Drent, M.Sc., Pieter J. Hoekstra, M.D., Ph.D., Jan K. Buitelaar, M.D., Ph.D., and Jeffrey C. Glennon, Ph.D.

Please identify your answer by checking the appropriate letter that corresponds to your response.

1. Conduct disorder is a clinically heterogeneous disorder:

    A. which persists only as a subset of ADHD disorder.
    B. where repeated anti-social behavior is present and persistent.
    C. which is identified by learning disorders.
    D. which is short-term and episodic.

2. Pharmacotherapy is a first line treatment of Conduct Disorder.
    A. true
    B. false

3. There are four general categories of Conduct Disorder behavior: They are: (1) Covert Behaviors, (2) Rule Violation, __________.
    A. (3) Destruction of Property, and (4) Aggression toward Others
    B. (3) Hyperactivity, and (4) Cognitive Deficits
    C. (3) Callous Emotions, and (4) Loner Behavior
    D. none of the above

4. Which medication has the highest ranking of efficacy in general as well as efficacy against aggression?
    A. Lithium
    B. Methylphenidate
    C. Pemoline
    D. Quetiapine

5. The co-morbidity of ADHD confounds the understanding of methylphenidate in treating aggression in CD.
    A. true
    B. false

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