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

Periodic Limb Movements during Sleep and Cardiac Arrhythmia in Older Men (MrOS Sleep)
Brian B. Koo, M.D.1; Reena Mehra, M.D., M.S., F.A.A.S.M.2; Terri Blackwell, M.A.3; Sonia Ancoli-Israel, Ph.D., F.A.A.S.M.4; Katie L. Stone, Ph.D.3; Susan Redline, M.D., M.P.H.5
Earn CME
Deadline: 1/15/2015
The Impact of Gender on Timeliness of Narcolepsy Diagnosis
Christine Won, M.D., M.S.1; Mandana Mahmoudi, M.D.2; Li Qin, Ph.D.1; Taylor Purvis, B.A.1; Aditi Mathur, M.D.1; Vahid Mohsenin, M.D., F.A.A.S.M.1
Earn CME
Deadline: 1/15/2015
Impact of Brief Cognitive Behavioral Treatment for Insomnia on Health Care Utilization and Costs
Christina S. McCrae, Ph.D.1; Adam D. Bramoweth, Ph.D.2; Jacob Williams, M.S.1; Alicia Roth, M.A.1; Caterina Mosti, B.S.3
Earn CME
Deadline: 2/15/2015
Oral Appliance Treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea: An Update
Kate Sutherland, Ph.D.1,2; Olivier M. Vanderveken, M.D., Ph.D.3,4; Hiroko Tsuda, Ph.D.5; Marie Marklund, Ph.D.6; Frederic Gagnadoux, M.D., Ph.D.7,8,9; Clete A. Kushida, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.A.S.M.10; Peter A. Cistulli, M.D., Ph.D.1,2
Earn CME
Deadline: 2/15/2015
A Multicenter Prospective Comparative Effectiveness Study of the Effect of Physician Certification and Center Accreditation on Patient-Centered Outcomes in Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Sairam Parthasarathy, M.D., F.A.A.S.M.1,2; Shyam Subramanian, M.D.3; Stuart F. Quan, M.D., F.A.A.S.M.1,4
Earn CME
Deadline: 3/15/2015
Sleep Environments and Sleep Durations in a Sample of Low-Income Preschool Children
Katherine E. Wilson, M.D., M.S.1; Alison L. Miller, Ph.D.2,3; Julie C. Lumeng, M.D.2,4; Ronald D. Chervin, M.D., M.S., F.A.A.S.M.1
Earn CME
Deadline: 3/15/2015
Sleep Apnea and 20-Year Follow-Up for All-Cause Mortality, Stroke, and Cancer Incidence and Mortality in the Busselton Health Study Cohort
Nathaniel S. Marshall, Ph.D.1,2; Keith K.H. Wong, MB.BS., Ph.D.1,3; Stewart R.J. Cullen, MB.BS.4; Matthew W. Knuiman, Ph.D.5; Ronald R. Grunstein, M.D., Ph.D.1,3
Earn CME
Deadline: 4/15/2015
Sleep Problems and Sleep Disorders in Pediatric Primary Care: Treatment Recommendations, Persistence, and Health Care Utilization
Lisa J. Meltzer, Ph.D.1; Melissa R. Plaufcan, Ph.D.2; Jocelyn H. Thomas, Ph.D.3; Jodi A. Mindell, Ph.D.4
Earn CME
Deadline: 4/15/2015
Impact of CPAP on Activity Patterns and Diet in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
Salma Batool-Anwar, M.D., M.P.H.2; James L. Goodwin, Ph.D.1; Amy A. Drescher, Ph.D.1; Carol M. Baldwin, Ph.D. M.S.N.3; Richard D. Simon, M.D., F.A.A.S.M.4; Terry W. Smith, B.S.1; Stuart F. Quan, M.D., F.A.A.S.M.1,2
Earn CME
Deadline: 5/15/2015
Pre-pregnancy Restless Legs Syndrome (Willis-Ekbom Disease) Is Associated with Perinatal Depression
Jan Wesström, M.D., Ph.D.1,2; Alkistis Skalkidou, M.D., Ph.D1; Mauro Manconi, M.D., Ph.D.3; Stephany Fulda, Ph.D.3; Inger Sundström-Poromaa, M.D., Ph.D.1
Earn CME
Deadline: 5/15/2015
Impact of Windows and Daylight Exposure on Overall Health and Sleep Quality of Office Workers: A Case-Control Pilot Study
Mohamed Boubekri, Ph.D.1; Ivy N. Cheung, B.A.2; Kathryn J. Reid, Ph.D.2; Chia-Hui Wang1,3; Phyllis C. Zee, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.A.S.M.2
Earn CME
Deadline: 6/15/2015
Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Obesity, and the Development of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
Lioudmila V. Karnatovskaia, M.D.1; Augustine S. Lee, M.D.1; S. Patrick Bender, M.D.2; Daniel Talmor, M.D.3; Emir Festic, M.D.1
Earn CME
Deadline: 6/15/2015
Restless Legs Syndrome, Sleep, and Quality of Life among Adolescents and Young Adults
Graciela E. Silva, Ph.D., M.P.H.1; James L. Goodwin, Ph.D.2,3,4; Kimberly D. Vana, D.N.P.5; Monica M. Vasquez, M.P.H.2; Peter G. Wilcox, B.S.N., D.N.P.5; Stuart F. Quan, M.D., F.A.A.S.M.2,3,6
Earn CME
Deadline: 7/15/2015
Sleep Education Improves the Sleep Duration of Adolescents: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Study
Geoff Kira, Ph.D.1; Ralph Maddison, Ph.D.2; Michelle Hull, M.P.H.3; Sarah Blunden, Ph.D.4; Timothy Olds, Ph.D.5
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Deadline: 7/15/2015
Sleep-Related Violence and Sexual Behavior in Sleep: A Systematic Review of Medical-Legal Case Reports
Francesca Ingravallo, Ph.D.1; Francesca Poli, Ph.D.1; Emma V. Gilmore, B.A.1; Fabio Pizza, Ph.D.2,3; Luca Vignatelli, Ph.D.4; Carlos H. Schenck, M.D.5; Giuseppe Plazzi, M.D.2,3
Earn CME
Deadline: 8/15/2015
Sleep Disordered Breathing and Chronic Respiratory Failure in Patients with Chronic Pain on Long Term Opioid Therapy
Anand R. Rose, M.D.1,2; Peter G. Catcheside, Ph.D.1,2; R. Doug McEvoy, M.D.1,2; Denzil Paul, MBiotech1,2; Dilip Kapur, M.B.Ch.B.3; Emily Peak, B.Behav.Sc.1,2; Andrew Vakulin, Ph.D.1,2,4; Nicholas A. Antic, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.1,2
Earn CME
Deadline: 8/15/2015
Dual Cases of Type 1 Narcolepsy with Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders
Francesca Canellas, M.D., Ph.D.1; Ling Lin, M.D., Ph.D.2; Maria Rosa Julià, Ph.D.3; Antonio Clemente, Ph.D.3; Cristofol Vives-Bauza, Ph.D.4; Hanna M. Ollila, Ph.D.2; Seung Chul Hong, M.D., Ph.D.5; Susana M. Arboleya, M.D.1,6; Mali A. Einen2; Juliette Faraco, Ph.D.2; Marcelo Fernandez-Vina, Ph.D.7; Emmanuel Mignot, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.A.S.M.2
Earn CME
Deadline: 9/15/2015
Stress-Related Sleep Vulnerability and Maladaptive Sleep Beliefs Predict Insomnia at Long-Term Follow-Up
Chien-Ming Yang, Ph.D.1,2; Chih-Ying Hung, M.S.1; Hsin-Chien Lee, M.D.3,4
Earn CME
Deadline: 9/15/2015
Risk of Sleep Apnea in Hospitalized Older Patients
Talia C. Shear, B.A.1; Jay S. Balachandran, M.D.2,3; Babak Mokhlesi, M.D., M.Sc., F.A.A.S.M.2,3; Lisa M. Spampinato, B.S.2; Kristen L. Knutson, Ph.D.2,3; David O. Meltzer, M.D., Ph.D.2; Vineet M. Arora, M.D., M.A.P.P.2,3
Earn CME
Deadline: 10/15/2015
Trauma Associated Sleep Disorder: A Proposed Parasomnia Encompassing Disruptive Nocturnal Behaviors, Nightmares, and REM without Atonia in Trauma Survivors
Vincent Mysliwiec, M.D., F.A.A.S.M.1; Brian O'Reilly, D.O.2; Jason Polchinski, M.D.2; Herbert P. Kwon, M.D.2; Anne Germain, Ph.D.3; Bernard J. Roth, M.D.2
Earn CME
Deadline: 10/15/2015
Adolescent Crash Rates and School Start Times in Two Central Virginia Counties, 2009-2011: A Follow-up Study to a Southeastern Virginia Study, 2007-2008
Robert Daniel Vorona, M.D., F.A.A.S.M.1; Mariana Szklo-Coxe, Ph.D.2; Rajan Lamichhane, Ph.D.3; J. Catesby Ware, Ph.D., F.A.A.S.M.1; Ann McNallen, Ph.D.4; David Leszczyszyn, M.D., Ph.D.5
Earn CME
Deadline: 11/15/2015
Who Is Getting Tested for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Using a Portable Recording System? Test Results from 193,221 Patients
Alyssa Cairns, Ph.D.1; Greg Poulos1; Richard Bogan, M.D., F.A.A.S.M.1,2,3
Earn CME
Deadline: 11/15/2015
Does Neck-to-Waist Ratio Predict Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children?
Sherri Lynne Katz, M.Sc., M.D.C.M.1,2; Jean-Philippe Vaccani, B.Med.Sc., M.D.1,3; Nick Barrowman, Ph.D.4; Franco Momoli, Ph.D.4,6,7; Carol L. Bradbury, M.B.B.S. (Lond)8; Kimmo Murto, M.D.1,5
Earn CME
Deadline: 12/15/2015
Sleep Disturbances and Nocturnal Symptoms: Relationships with Quality of Life in a Population-Based Sample of Women with Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain Syndrome
Wendy M. Troxel, Ph.D.1; Marika Booth, M.S.1; Daniel J. Buysse, M.D., F.A.A.S.M.2; Marc N. Elliott, Ph.D.1; Anne M. Suskind, Ph.D.3; J. Quentin Clemens, M.D.3; Sandra H. Berry, M.A.1
Earn CME
Deadline: 12/15/2015