Continuing Medical Education

Clinicians can earn up to 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits for each issue of the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. In every issue, two articles are designated for continuing medical education credit.

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You must pass a CME post-test to earn credit for each article. In order to take the post-test, you must purchase post-test attempts sold in packages.

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The American Academy of Sleep Medicine also offers AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM for reviewing manuscripts. Only reviews received on time and judged as satisfactory by the Editor responsible for the manuscript will be eligible for CME credit. For additional info view the CME instructions page.

CME Eligible Articles

Long-Term Improvements in Sleep and Respiratory Parameters in Preschool Children Following Treatment of Sleep Disordered Breathing
Lisa M. Walter, PhD1,3; Sarah N. Biggs, PhD1,3; Lauren C. Nisbet, PhD1; Aidan J. Weichard, BSc(Hons)1; Samantha L. Hollis, BA(Hons)1; Margot J. Davey, MBBS1,2,3; Vicki Anderson, PhD4; Gillian M. Nixon, MD1,2,3; Rosemary S.C. Horne, PhD1,3
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Deadline: 10/15/2016
Clinical Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Intrinsic Circadian Rhythm Sleep-Wake Disorders: Advanced Sleep-Wake Phase Disorder (ASWPD), Delayed Sleep-Wake Phase Disorder (DSWPD), Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Rhythm Disorder (N24SWD), and Irregular Sleep-Wake Rhythm Disorder (ISWRD). An Update for 2015
R. Robert Auger, MD1; Helen J. Burgess, PhD2; Jonathan S. Emens, MD3; Ludmila V. Deriy, PhD4; Sherene M. Thomas, PhD4; Katherine M. Sharkey, MD, PhD5
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Deadline: 10/15/2016
Relationship between Clinical and Polysomnography Measures Corrected for CPAP Use
Erin M. Kirkham, MD, MPH1; Susan R. Heckbert, MD, PhD3; Edward M. Weaver, MD, MPH1,2
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Deadline: 11/15/2016
Psychosocial Characteristics of Children with Central Disorders of Hypersomnolence Versus Matched Healthy Children
Kristin T. Avis, PhD, CBSM1; Jiabin Shen, PhD2; Patrick Weaver, BS2; David C. Schwebel, PhD2
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Deadline: 11/15/2016
Polysomnographic Study of Sleep in Survivors of Breast Cancer
Ruth A. Reinsel, PhD1,2; Tatiana D. Starr, MA3; Barbara O'Sullivan, MD4; Steven D. Passik, PhD5; Neil B. Kavey, MD1,4,6
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Deadline: 12/15/2016
Unpacking Sleep and Suicide in Older Adults in a Combined Online Sample
Shea Golding, MS1; Michael R. Nadorff, PhD1,2; E. Samuel Winer, PhD1; Kathryn Claire Ward1
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Deadline: 12/15/2016
Effects of Blast Exposure on Subjective and Objective Sleep Measures in Combat Veterans with and without PTSD
Ryan P.J. Stocker, PsyD1,2; Benjamin T.E. Paul, MSW1; Oommen Mammen1,2; Hassen Khan, BS1; Marissa A. Cieply, BS1; Anne Germain, PhD2
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Deadline: 1/15/2017
Post Hoc Analysis of Data from Two Clinical Trials Evaluating the Minimal Clinically Important Change in International Restless Legs Syndrome Sum Score in Patients with Restless Legs Syndrome (Willis-Ekbom Disease)
William G. Ondo, MD1; Frank Grieger, Dipl Stat2; Kimberly Moran, PhD3; Ralf Kohnen, PhD4; Thomas Roth, PhD5
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Deadline: 1/15/2017
Further Evidence for the JuSt Program as Treatment for Insomnia in Adolescents: Results from a 1-Year Follow-Up Study
Karolin Roeser, Dr. Dipl.-Psych1; Barbara Schwerdtle, D. Dipl.-Psych1; Andrea Kübler, Prof. Dipl.-Psych, Dipl.-Biol1; Angelika A. Schlarb, Prof. Dipl.-Psych2
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Deadline: 2/15/2017
Measuring Sleep Efficiency: What Should the Denominator Be?
David L. Reed, PhD1; William P. Sacco, PhD2
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Deadline: 2/15/2017
Self-Reporting by Unsafe Drivers Is, with Education, More Effective than Mandatory Reporting by Doctors
Nathan J. Elgar, BSc (Hons)1; Adrian J. Esterman, PhD2; Nick A. Antic, PhD3; Brian J. Smith, PhD1,4
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Deadline: 3/15/2017
The Visual Scoring of Sleep in Infants 0 to 2 Months of Age
Madeleine M. Grigg-Damberger, MD
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Deadline: 3/15/2017
Subjective and Objective Measures of Hypersomnolence Demonstrate Divergent Associations with Depression among Participants in the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort Study
David T. Plante, MD1; Laurel A. Finn, MS2; Erika W. Hagen, PhD2; Emmanuel Mignot, MD, PhD3; Paul E. Peppard, PhD2
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Deadline: 4/15/2017
Pre-diagnostic Sleep Duration and Sleep Quality in Relation to Subsequent Cancer Survival
Amanda I. Phipps, PhD1,2; Parveen Bhatti, PhD1,2; Marian L. Neuhouser, PhD1; Chu Chen, PhD1; Tracy E. Crane, RD3; Candyce H. Kroenke, ScD4; Heather Ochs-Balcom, PhD5; Michelle Rissling, PhD6; Beverly M. Snively, PhD7; Marcia L. Stefanick, PhD8; Miriam M. Treggiari, MD9; Nathaniel F. Watson, MD10
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Deadline: 4/15/2017
Updated Adaptive Servo-Ventilation Recommendations for the 2012 AASM Guideline: “The Treatment of Central Sleep Apnea Syndromes in Adults: Practice Parameters with an Evidence-Based Literature Review and Meta-Analyses”
R. Nisha Aurora, MD, MHS1; Sabin R. Bista, MD2; Kenneth R. Casey, MD, MPH3; Susmita Chowdhuri, MD4; David A. Kristo, MD5; Jorge M. Mallea, MD6; Kannan Ramar, MD7; James A. Rowley, MD8; Rochelle S. Zak, MD9; Jonathan L. Heald, MA10
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Deadline: 5/1/2017
The Impact of Sleep Debt on Excess Adiposity and Insulin Sensitivity in Patients with Early Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
Teresa Arora, PhD1; Mimi Z. Chen, MBChB, MRCP, PhD2; Ashley R. Cooper, PhD3,4; Rob C. Andrews, MBChB, FRCP, PhD2; Shahrad Taheri, PhD, MBBS, FRCP1,5,6,7
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Deadline: 5/1/2017
The Association between Nocturnal Cardiac Arrhythmias and Sleep-Disordered Breathing: The DREAM Study
Bernardo J. Selim, MD1; Brian B. Koo, MD2; Li Qin, PhD3; Sangchoon Jeon, PhD4; Christine Won, MD5; Nancy S. Redeker, PhD4; Rachel J. Lampert, MD6; John P. Concato, MD7,10; Dawn M. Bravata, MD8,11; Jared Ferguson, BS8; Kingman Strohl, MD9; Adam Bennett5; Andrey Zinchuk, MD5,7,10; Henry K. Yaggi, MD5,7,10
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Deadline: 6/15/2017
Clinical Relevance of Sleep Duration: Results from a Cross-Sectional Analysis Using NHANES
M. Soledad Cepeda, MD, PhD1; Paul Stang, PhD1; Clair Blacketer, MPH1; Justine M. Kent, MD2; Gayle M. Wittenberg, PhD3
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Deadline: 6/15/2017
Circadian Sleep Propensity and Alcohol Interaction at the Wheel
Sergio Garbarino, PhD1; Lino Nobili, PhD2; Pierre Philip, PhD3; Giuseppe Plazzi, PhD4; Claudio Campus, PhD5; Elisa Morrone, PhD6; Fabrizio De Carli, MSc7
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Deadline: 7/15/2017
Effect of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure on Stroke Rehabilitation: A Pilot Randomized Sham-Controlled Trial
Sandeep P. Khot, MD1; Arielle P. Davis, MD1; Deborah A. Crane, MD2; Patricia M. Tanzi, RN1; Denise Li Lue, MD2; Edward S. Claflin, MD4; Kyra J. Becker, MD1; W.T. Longstreth, MD1; Nathaniel F. Watson, MD1; Martha E. Billings, MD3
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Deadline: 7/15/2017
Mandibular Advancement Device as a Comparable Treatment to Nasal Continuous Positive Airway Pressure for Positional Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Yoshikazu Takaesu, PhD1; Satoru Tsuiki, PhD2,4,5; Mina Kobayashi, PhD2,4; Yoko Komada, PhD2,3,4; Hideaki Nakayama, PhD6; Yuichi Inoue, PhD2,3,4
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Deadline: 8/15/2017
Management of Snoring and Sleep Apnea in Australian Primary Care: The BEACH Study (2000–2014)
Nathan E. Cross, BSc (Hons)1; Christopher M. Harrison, PhD3; Brendon J. Yee, MBChB, PhD1,4; Ronald R. Grunstein, MD, PhD1,4; Keith K.H. Wong, MBBS, PhD1,4; Helena C. Britt, PhD3; Nathaniel S. Marshall, PhD1,2
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Deadline: 8/15/2017
Choosing an Oronasal Mask to Deliver Continuous Positive Airway Pressure May Cause More Upper Airway Obstruction or Lead to Higher Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Requirements than a Nasal Mask in Some Patients: A Case Series
Justin R. Ng, MBBS; Vinod Aiyappan, MD; Jeremy Mercer, PhD; Peter G. Catcheside, PhD; Ching Li Chai-Coetzer, MBBS, PhD; R. Doug McEvoy, MD, PhD; Nick Antic, MBBS, PhD
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Deadline: 9/15/2017
Sleep Fragmentation Does Not Explain Misperception of Latency or Total Sleep Time
Austin Saline, BA1; Balaji Goparaju, MS1; Matt T. Bianchi, MD, PhD1,2
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Deadline: 9/15/2017