Clinical Pearls for Effective Assessment and Management of Insomnia in Primary Care
July 20, 2017 | 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM ET
Insomnia remains the most prevalent sleep disorder frequently encountered in the primary care setting. Dissatisfaction with sleep, due to difficulty in falling asleep or staying asleep or waking early, remains a challenge for primary care clinicians to recognize, evaluate and manage. As primary care providers continue to exhibit an incomplete understanding of diagnosis and appropriate treatment of insomnia, this program will focus on providing clinical resources intended to improve recognition and assessment of sleep disorders while establishing collaborative treatment plans, which result in improved patient health outcomes.
Profesor and Vice Chair
UCLA Department of Neurology
Director, UCLA Sleep Disorders Center
David Deffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
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