Sleep Deprivation Products Offered by the AASM
American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Friday, February 22, 2008
The AASM offers an extensive line of professional sleep related products designed to help promote education on various topics. Products of interest to sleep professionals wanting to learn more on the topic of sleep deprivation are listed below.
Sleep, Alertness and Fatigue Education in Residency (SAFER) Slide Set
This slide set provides medical residents with a comprehensive overview of the dangers associated with fatigue during residency. It teaches residents how to avoid sleep deprivation, manage symptoms of sleepiness and increase alertness. SAFER provides practical tips to help residents reduce fatigue and promote workplace safety. Updated and revised with new information, SAFER can be presented during a one-hour lecture, and comes with a detailed set of notes for speakers. The extensive background information in these notes also enables SAFER to be used for individual study. A reference list is included for additional reading, along with pre- and post-study evaluations to measure how well key points have been communicated.
Teenagers & Drowsy Driving Brochure
This brochure describes how the causes of drowsy driving accidents and the methods to combat driving when sleep deprived relate specifically to teenage drivers.
Archived Webinar CD-ROMs
AASM Sleep Education Series webinars provide viewers with timely information on the latest topics in the sleep medicine field. These 1-hour Web-based lectures, led by renowned sleep medicine professionals, allow viewers to learn about relevant issues in sleep medicine from their own home or office.