BRPT - Body Positioning during Sleep and Weight Loss: Changing Behavior to treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Course is Downloadable PDF and Online quiz

One credit hour continuing education credit

Course Description: This course discusses the effect of weight on Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) as well as body position during sleep and its effects on OSA.  Those two contributing factors to OSA are linked to human behavior and the difficulty with changing it.  The course is intended for clinicians to consider the two variables in diagnosis, patient education and treatment plans.