Live Webcast

 Sleep and the Rehab Patient

Monday, August 17, 2015:
3:30pm - 4:30pm ET
(2:30pm CT, 1:30pm MT, 12:30pm PT)

Presented by: Barbara Phillips, MD, MSPH, FCCP
Professor of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, Lexington

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This webcast will provide an overview of key considerations to be aware of during the rehabilitation of patients with sleep disorders.

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Course Objectives
The following questions will be answered:
-What is sleep apnea?
-Who is at risk?
-What is the clinical presentation?
-What are the consequences/Can treatment help?
-How is sleep impacted by COPD?


Financial Disclosure:

All individuals who have the ability to control or influence the content of an educational activity have disclosed  all relevant relationships within the past 12 months with any commercial interest.   Relevant relationships are relationships with a commercial interest if the products and services of the commercial interest are related to the content of the educational activity.

AACVPR Education Committee Co-chairs:   

Alison Bailey, MD, FACC 

No Relevant Disclosures 


No Relevant Disclosures


Barbara Phillips, MD, MSPH, FCCP        

Nothing  to Disclose 

CE Credit:
This activity has been planned and implemented by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) for the advancement of patient care.  Successful completion of a post assessment and completion of a course evaluation are required to earn continuing education credit.

AACVPR is approved as a nurse continuing education sponsor (License # 236000060) by the State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.  AACVPR designates this live Webcast for 1.0 continuing education (CE) credits for advanced practice nurses, registered nurses, and licensed practice nurses.

This course has been approved by the Professional Education Committee of the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation for a maximum of 1.0 AACVPR Continuing Education Credits

To Claim CE:

Successful completion is required in order to claim CE including 100% score on the knowledge assessment and completion of the course evaluation. All knowledge assessments and course evaluations are included in the Webcast Recording product. Instructions will be sent following the live webcast on how to access the Webcast Recording and take the knowledge assessment and course evaluation.

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Please note that additional CE requests must identify the paid registrant with whom they are watching the Webcast.

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