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Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Cleveland Clinic State-of-the-Art Review



Obstructive Sleep Apnea Basics

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Release Date: January 30, 2019
Expiration Date: January 30, 2022

Estimated Time of Completion: 1 hour

Description

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Basics webcast, part of the Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Cleveland Clinic State-of-the-Art Review online series, will review symptoms, risk factors and prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).

 

Learning Objectives

  1. Review symptoms, risk factors and prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)
  2. Discuss screening tools that can be used to assess for OSA risk
  3. Determine when to consider in-lab polysomnogram (PSG) versus home sleep apnea testing (HSAT) in patients with suspected OSA .

Target Audience

This educational activity is designed for family practice and internal medicine physicians, pediatricians, and allied health professionals, including nurse practitioners and physician assistants.

Accreditation

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Participants claiming CME credit from this activity may submit the credit hours to the American Osteopathic Association for Category 2 credit.

Activity Director and Faculty

Activity Director

Nancy Foldvary-Schaefer, DO, MS
Director, Sleep Disorders Center
Neurological Institute
Cleveland Clinic    
Cleveland, OH

Faculty

Jessica Vensel Rundo, MD, MS
Sleep Fellowship Program Director
Neurological Institute
Cleveland Clinic    
Cleveland, OH

CME Disclaimer

The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this CME activity are those of the authors/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. In no event will The Cleveland Clinic Foundation be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this CME activity.

Disclosures

In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support issued by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education requires resolution of all faculty conflicts of interest to ensure CME activities are free of commercial bias.

The following faculty have indicated they have no relationship which, in the context of their presentation(s), could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest:

Nancy Foldvary-Schaefer, DO, MS
Jessica Vensel Rundo, MD, MS

 


This CME activity was produced by the Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education
and Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Sleep Disorders.