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Dates

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Overview

Individual modules from the Oxford Online Programme in Sleep Medicine are available as standalone short courses to facilitate professional practice. In this short continuing professional development (CPD) course, you will review the nosological classification, diagnostic criteria, pathophysiology and treatment of sleep-related breathing disorders and sleep-related movement disorders.

Learning outcomes

It is expected that after completion of this module students will be able:

  • To understand nosological classifications and definitions of SDB
  • To describe the diagnostic criteria, prevalence, morbidity and comorbidities of OSA and CSA
  • To describe the pathophysiology of OSA and CSA
  • To gain knowledge of, and appraise the utility of, treatment options for SDB
  • To understand nosological classifications and definitions of sleep-related movement disorders
  • To describe the diagnostic criteria, prevalence, morbidity and comorbidities of RLS and PLMs
  • To describe the pathophysiology of RLS and PLMs

Module Lead

  • Lizzie Hill
    Lizzie Hill

    Departmental Lecturer, Oxford Online Programme in Sleep Medicine

How to apply

You will be expected to use the same guidelines as for the PgDip in Sleep Medicine.  

Applications must be received at least four weeks before the start of each module