Online Education | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2017 - Babies to Grannies: Getting Us All to Sleep
In this module, you will gain a deeper understanding of common sleep disorders across the lifespan. This lecture includes information on prescription medications and supplements that can help your patients get a good night's sleep.
Sarah Stolz, MD
Medical Director, Swedish Sleep Medicine, Seattle; Medical Director, UW Medicine/Northwest Hospital Sleep Center; Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, UW School of Medicine
Comments and Reviews
"Information about sleep disorders is always helpful; it's such a common public health problem."
Nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other interested healthcare professionals.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be better able to:
- Discuss changes in sleep patterns across the lifespan.
- Review common sleep problems at different ages.
- Be familiar with some medication and non-medication approaches to these sleep problems.
- 1.15 Contact hours
- 1.15 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level