Sleep Medicine for Non-Specialists 2019


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Sleep Medicine for Non-Specialists

Oakstone Specialty Review

A comprehensive guide for non-sleep specialists to the effective screening, recognition and management of wide-ranging sleep disorders. Ideal for MOC.

Explore Key Topics

This CME course is an evidence-based look at sleep disorders, their underlying causes, and the most appropriate therapies. Sleep Medicine for Non-Specialists covers topics such as sleep-wake disorders, apnea, insufficient sleep linked to chronic conditions or diseases, pharmacologic and behavioral therapies, and more. It will help you to:

  • Identify differences between obstructive and central sleep apnea
  • Explain characteristics of REM sleep disorder and non-REM parasomnias
  • Summarize sleep disturbances found in medical and psychiatric disorders
  • Address sleep disruption found in women and older patients


Provider: Oakstone

Course Director:
Milena Pavlova, MD, FAASM
Department of Neurology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Medical Director
BWFH Sleep and EEG Testing Center
Associate Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe reasons to use pharmacologic or cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia
  • Discuss the various movement disorders in sleep
  • Recognize the differences between obstructive sleep apnea and central sleep apnea
  • Explain the characteristics of REM sleep behavior disorder and non-REM parasomnias
  • Compare surgical and non-surgical therapies for obstructive sleep apnea
  • Summarize sleep disturbances found in medical disorders and in psychiatric disorders
  • List sleep disturbances unique to women

Intended Audience

This activity is designed for internists, family physicians, general psychiatrists, and general neurologists interested in sleep medicine.


  • Current Pharmacological Strategies for the Treatment of Insomnia – John W. Winkelman, MD, PhD
  • Insomnia: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy – Eric Zhou, PhD
  • Circadian Rhythm Disorders – Milena Pavlova, MD, FAASM
  • Restless Legs Syndrome: Progress and Pitfalls – John W. Winkelman, MD, PhD
  • Parasomnias: Non-REM Parasomnias – Milena Pavlova, MD, FAASM
  • Parasomnia: REM Sleep Behavior Disorder – Aleksandar Videnovic, MD
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Presentation and Therapy – Rohit Budhiraja, MD
  • Central Sleep Apnea – Lawrence J. Epstein, MD
  • Surgical Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea – Phillip Huyett, MD
  • Dental Treatments for Obstructive Sleep Apnea – Vicki E. Cohn, DDS, D.ABDSM
  • Narcolepsy – Kiran Maski, MD, MPH
  • Causes of Hypersomnia and Idiopathic Hypersomnia – Lynn Marie Trotti, MD, MSc
  • Sleep Physiology – Milena Pavlova, MD, FAASM
  • Sleep Disturbances in Medical Disorders – Olabimpe Omobomi, MD
  • Sleep Disturbances in Psychiatric Disorders – Rebecca Mae Allen, MD, MPH
  • Sleep and Sleep Disturbances in the Older Patient – Jeanne F. Duffy, MBA, PhD
  • Sleep Disturbances in Women – Mary Angela O’Neal, MD
Date of Original Release: October 1, 2019
Date of Credit Termination: October 1, 2022
Estimated Time to Complete: 14 hours

Covered Specialties and Categories:

CME Videos, Neurology, Oakstone, Pharmacology, Psychiatrics, simple, Sleep Medicine for Non-Specialists 2019

Delivery Method

download link of the Sleep Medicine for Non-Specialists 2019 course/book will be sent for customer, the link will NOT expire and can be used anytime


General Detail about CME Courses:

CME (continuing medical education) Courses are one the of the options for kownledge improvement and update. also you can use them to get best performance on your board exam.

  Important Notice  

1- after buying this product, you will be provided with Download Link to Sleep Medicine for Non-Specialists 2019, Download Link DONT HAVE Expiry Time , you can use it anytime. Downloading The content is ALLOWED, you can easily save the product on your device.

2- You Wll NOT receive CME Accreditation and Certification. You will only Receive the course as mentioned in course format and you can use it for knowledage update purpose.


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