Sleep Disorders in the Elderly

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Submitted by Minnesota North... on Oct 27, 2021 - 10:06am CDT

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This presentation (7:17 minutes) given by Dr. S. Kaja discusses sleep disorders in the elderly population. By the end of this presentation, learners should be able to: (1) understand the extent and scope of sleep disorders in the elderly; (2) describe physiologic changes that occur with aging; (3) list common pathologic manifestations in the elderly; and (4) describe diagnostic and treatment modalities for sleep disorders in the elderly.

S. Kaja