Sleep Disorders

Return to all Geriatric Medicine sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Identify patients, based on risk factors, who need to be evaluated for obstructive sleep apnea.

2. Provide patients with a sleep diary to aid in the diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea.

3. Counsel patients to make lifestyle modifications that may relieve mild obstructive sleep apnea.

4. Discuss recent guidelines on sleep apnea from the ACP.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/16/2019

Janice E. Knoefel, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Neurology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/16/2019
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