Free Member CECs - AAST Learning Modules

AAST members can earn 2.00 CECs per month by viewing free educational presentations geared towards sleep technologists and sleep center managers. Access this page using your login to view the newest Case of the Month and Journal Club Online Learning Modules free of charge as a benefit of AAST membership. Each module must be completed by the end of the month to claim CECs for the activity. New Case of the Month and Journal Club modules will be available on the first of every month.

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Case of the Month #14: Treatment of Mild OSA

CEC Credits: 1.00

Category: Case of the Month

Free for members until 9/30/2016 11:59 PM

Discussion of Ms. O, a patient with excessive daytime sleepiness and witnessed apnea. The patient has prolonged sleep onset latency, periodic limb movements in sleep and mild obstructive sleep apnea predominantly during REM sleep. The pros and cons of treatment of mild OSA are reviewed, including a discussion of REM-predominant OSA.

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Journal Club #43: The Sleep Apnea Patient-Centered Outcomes Network

CEC Credits: 1.00

Category: Journal Club

Free for members until 9/30/2016 11:59 PM

A discussion of the SAPCON network with Dr. Susan Redline, principal investigator and Dr. James Johnston of the patient engagement panel. The discussion includes the aims and goals of the program and a review of preliminary data thus far. A focus of the conversation is the importance of narrative in the determination of diagnosis and treatment plan and the balance between individualized medicine and critical pathways. The participants speculate on the future of technology and information in sleep medicine.

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