About this course

  • Released: 03/30/2021
  • Expires: 03/30/2024

TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY AND INCIDENCE RISK OF SLEEP DISORDERS IN NEARLY 200,000 US VETERANS

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

Upon completion of the article by Leng et al, the participant should be able to:
  • State how the risk of developing a sleep disorder differed between veterans with a history of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and those without a history of TBI in this study
  • Identify which types of sleep disorders were most commonly observed among veterans with a history of TBI in this study
  • Describe how severity of TBI (mild vs moderate-to-severe) impacted the risk of developing a sleep disorder amongst veterans in this study

CORE COMPETENCIES:

The article by Leng et al covers the following core competency:
  • Medical Knowledge

AUTHOR DISCLOSURES:

Refer to listing above the references in each article.

THIS PAGE IS REQUIRED READING BEFORE BEGINNING ALL ACCME-ACCREDITED COURSES

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

The American Academy of Neurology Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

MISSION STATEMENT/PROGRAM OBJECTIVES

After evaluating a specific article published in Neurology, participants in the CME activity should be able to demonstrate an increase in, or affirmation of, their knowledge of clinical medicine. Participants should be able to evaluate the appropriateness of the clinical information as it applies to the provision of patient care.

PARTICIPANTS

This program is designed for physicians who are involved in providing patient care and who wish to advance their current knowledge of clinical medicine.

AMA CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

The American Academy of Neurology Institute designates this journal-based-CME activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

DISCLOSURES

James WM Owens Jr. MD, PhD receives royalties from UpToDate, Waltham, MA; grant support from NIH (PI, K08NS054882); and a stipend in his editorial capacity for Neurology. Adam Kelly, MD, has served as a guest editor of Continuum (April 2014) and receives a stipend in his editorial capacity for Neurology.

COMMERCIAL SUPPORT

This CME program receives no commercial support.

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