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The Sleep-Loss Epidemic - DVD - 6 Hours (w/Home-study exam)

Describes the stages, cycling, and circadian rhythms of sleep. Cites evidence connecting sleep deprivation and sleep disorders to heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and dementia. Lists the major sleep medications with their uses and adverse effects. Describes the connection between dental pain and sleep disruption. Cites the diagnostic criteria, symptoms, course, and treatment for the major sleep disorders. Describes how the information in this course can be utilized to improve patient care and patient outcomes. Describes, for this course, the implications for dentistry, mental health, nursing, and other healthcare professions.
$83.00

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe the stages, cycling, and circadian rhythms of sleep.
  2. Cite evidence connecting sleep deprivation and sleep disorders to heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and dementia.
  3. List the major sleep medications with their uses and adverse effects.
  4. Describe the connection between dental pain and sleep disruption.
  5. Cite the diagnostic criteria, symptoms, course, and treatment for the major sleep disorders.
  6. Describe how the information in this course can be utilized to improve patient care and patient outcomes.
  7. Describe, for this course, the implications for dentistry, mental health, nursing, and other healthcare professions.
Contact Hours: 6
Instructor R. Hullon, M.D., J.D.
More Information About This Course: The Sleep-Loss Epidemic Accreditation PDF
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