Here are some tips and resources to help you if you are preparing for the sleep medicine maintenance of certification (MOC) exam, which is Monday, Nov. 20. The exam is being administered by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is being offered by other member boards of the American Board [...]
On Monday, Nov. 13, the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) issued a news release criticizing the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) for failing to keep fatigued and unsafe commercial drivers off the roads. The statement coincided with the release of the NTSB accident report for a drowsy driving-related crash that [...]
DARIEN, IL - A new study shows that positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy improves quality of life measures in people who have obstructive sleep apnea. Results show that there were significant and clinically meaningful improvements in general quality of life and sleep-related quality of life measures after the initiation of PAP [...]
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) invites qualified members to nominate themselves to be considered for a position that will be opening in 2018 on the AASM Nominating Committee. There will be one opening for a two-year term as an at-large member of the Nominating Committee, which is responsible for [...]
The National Guideline Clearinghouse (NGC) recently released an assessment of the AASM Clinical Practice Guideline for the Diagnostic Testing for Adult OSA. The assessment is based on the National Academy of Medicine’s (formerly the Institute of Medicine) Clinical Practice Guidelines We Can Trust, providing a clear indication of the extent to [...]
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