Self-Study | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2012 - Sleep and Insomnia in Older Adults

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Sleep and Insomnia
in Older Adults

Learn to recognize the secondary causes of insomnia, how to treat insomnia, and how to choose appropriate hynotics for your patients.

 

Target Audience

For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses and health care professionals in all settings.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be better able to:

  • Recognize secondary causes of insomnia.
  • Discuss treatment options for insomnia.
  • Choose appropriate hypnotics based on patient factors.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.20 Contact hours
  • 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
06/21/2012
Expires: 
10/27/2016
Cost:
$30.00

Vishesh Kapur, MD, MPH
Director of Sleep Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, HMC; Professor, Medicine, UW, Seattle

Available Credit

  • 1.20 Contact hours
  • 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$30.00
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