Knowledge Self-Assessment (KSA) is focused on evaluating and enhancing your knowledge base in a particular topic area common to family medicine. Listed below are the current KSA topics available. To schedule a KSA activity, please log into your MyABFM Portfolio.

 

• Asthma
This topic has been designed to provide you with an indication of how much you know about the current state of the art in managing Asthma.


• Behavioral Health Care
The Behavioral Health Care KSA will focus on management of depressive disorders, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, substance abuse disorders, autism, ADHD, and comorbid behavioral health conditions.


• Care of Children
This topic includes content related to providing care to children ages newborn to 18 years old. This KSA has been designed to provide you with an indication of how much you know about the current state of the art in Care of Children.


• Diabetes
This topic includes content on screening and diagnosis, pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic management, risk factors, and complications of diabetes mellitus.


• Health Counseling and Preventive Care
This topic will focus on management of Nutrition, Sexual Health, Exercise, Smoking avoidance and cessation, Substance abuse, cancer screening, screening for medical conditions, chemoprevention, and immunizations.


• Heart Disease
This topic includes content related to providing care to patients with Heart Disease. This KSA has been designed to provide you with an indication of how much you know about the current state of the art in Heart Disease.


• Hypertension
This topic includes content related to screening and diagnosis, epidemiology, classification, pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic management, risk factors, and complications of hypertension.


• Palliative Care
This KSA has been designed to provide you with an opportunity to assess your knowledge related to caring for patients at the end of life.