A 3D Perspective – Sleep-Related Patient Symptoms:Evaluation and Treatment of Excessive Daytime Sleepiness Secondary to OSA or Narcolepsy
December 8, 2020
December 8, 2021
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Jointly provided by Med Learning Group and Ultimate Medical Academy/Complete Conference Management (CCM).
Supported by independent educational grants from Jazz Pharmaceuticals.
- Physicians — maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- Nurses — 1.00 contact hour(s).
All other health care professionals completing this course will be issued a statement of participation.
This initiative is designed to meet the educational needs of U.S.-based neurologists, internists, pulmonologists, psychiatrists, and sleep specialists who treat patients who have or are at risk for sleep-related disorders.
This enduring activity will cover treating and managing patients with sleep-related disorders.
On completing the program, attendees should be able to:
- Discuss the recognition of impaired daytime wakefulness and Excessive Daytime Sleepiness (EDS) due to either narcolepsy or OSA
- Describe patients at risk for EDS and impaired wakefulness, resulting in prompt referral and diagnosis
- Review the uses and limitations of currently available pharmacologic options for people with EDS due to either OSA or narcolepsy
- Evaluate clinical trial data for agents to treat impaired wakefulness and EDS in patients with either OSA or narcolepsy
Michael J Thorpy, MD (Program Chair)
Professor, The Saul R. Korey
Department of Neurology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Physician Continuing Medical Education
Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Med Learning Group designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing Credit Information
Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in treating and managing patients with sleep-related disorders.
Credits: 1.0 ANCC Contact Hour
CNE Accreditation Statement
Ultimate Medical Academy/Complete Conference Management (CCM) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Awarded 1.0 contact hour of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.
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Michael J Thorpy, MD
- Consultant: Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Balance, Takeda, Harmony, Axsome, Avadel, Eisai
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