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185819 - How to Treat quiz: Sleep disorders

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How to Treat quiz: Sleep disorders

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Excessive daytime sleepiness is a common symptom in general practice. This may be due to conditions such as sleep deprivation, insomnia, or obstructive sleep apnoea; or alternatively a result of a primary hypersomnolence condition such as narcolepsy. Circadian rhythm disorders, chronic medical and psychiatric conditions, and medications are other common causes of excessive daytime sleepiness.

Learning outcomes
  • Discuss the differential diagnosis of disturbed sleep and daytime sleepiness.
  • List the presenting features of obstructive sleep apnoea.
  • Differentiate between sleep disrupting disorders, primary brain disorders and circadian rhythm d
  • Domains of General Practice

    D1. Communication skills and the patient-doctor relationship

    D2. Applied professional knowledge and skills

    • Rational options for investigations are offered

    D3. Population health and the context of general practice

    D4. Professional and ethical role

    D5. Organisational and legal dimensions

    Curriculum Contextual Units
    • Adult health
    • Care of older people
    • Other
    Delivery
    Title
    185819 - How to Treat quiz: Sleep disorders
    Location
    Provider Type
    Education Provider
    Duration
    1 hr
    Start Date
    01-Jan-2020
    End Date
    31-Dec-2022
    CPD Points
    2 cpd
    Price
    Free
    Location
    Online
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