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 #17: COPD and Mild REM-Related Apnea

CEC Credits: 1.00

Category: Case of the Month

Free for members until 3/31/2017 11:59 PM

A patient with COPD suspected of sleep apnea is discussed. The clinical history provides a starting point for a discussion of pre-test risk evaluation and the possibility of an out of center sleep study is evaluated. A sleep study is reviewed showing mild REM-related apnea. The controversy regarding treatment of mild apnea and REM-predominant apnea is reviewed.

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Journal Club #46: Screening for OSA in Adults

CEC Credits: 1.00

Category: Journal Club

Free for members until 3/31/2017 11:59 PM

A review and discussion of the report from the US Preventive Services Task Force on Screening for Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults. The results of the evidence report and systematic review are described. The implications of the findings for sleep medicine are debated and recommendations for research priorities are assessed.

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