Identification and Management of Sleep Apnea to Reduce CVD Risk

Review the links between sleep apnea and CVD.

Member Cost: $0Non-member Cost: $0
Credits: 1.0 CE contact hours, 0.0 CE pharmacology hours

Course Overview

Earn 1.0 CE contact hours in this course led by Lisa Maher, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, FPCNA. During this hour-long session, she reviews the links between sleep apnea and CVD. Learn ways to identify sleep apnea, tests and treatment options, and how to use shared-decision making to maximize treatment.

Member Cost: $0Non-member Cost: $0
Credits: 1.0 CE contact hours, 0.0 CE pharmacology hours

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Learning Objectives

  1. Review the links between sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease
  2. Describe assessment and screening techniques to help identify sleep apnea
  3. Discuss the diagnostic tests and treatment options for sleep apnea
  4. Describe the use of shared decision-making in the team-based setting to maximize effectiveness of sleep apnea treatments

Faculty

  • Lisa Maher DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, FPCNA
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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Accreditation Standards of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) through the joint providership of PCNA. PCNA is accredited by AANP as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 030602.