AARC - CPAP:  Effect on OSA and Type 2 Diabetes

CPAP:  Effect on OSA and Type 2 Diabetes

Course Information

Category: CEU 

BRPT Credit: 1.0 Course Hour CSTE

Purchase includes Access to Recorded Video Presentation and Online Test

Course Description

This course is a focused review of the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) with Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) and the relationship to type 2 diabetes .  While the Sleepedu.org course, “Sleep Apnea Comorbidities” offers a broader review of OSA and type 2 diabetes, this course provides updated information and is a follow-up that continues the learning for sleep practitioners about treatment with CPAP and its effect on patients with type 2 diabetes.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

The learner will be able to:

  1. Understand the pathophysiology of diabetes.
  2. Understand the relationship between OSA and type 2 diabetes.
  3. Describe the effects of CPAP on patients with type 2 diabetes