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

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
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Deadline: 8/15/2015
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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Deadline: 12/15/2015
Factors Associated with Referrals for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Evaluation among Community Physicians
Natasha J. Williams, EdD1; João V. Nunes, MD2; Ferdinand Zizi, MBA1; Kola Okuyemi, MD3; Collins O. Airhihenbuwa, PhD4; Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD1; Girardin Jean-Louis, PhD1
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Deadline: 1/15/2016
Diagnostic Capability of Biological Markers in Assessment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Graziela De Luca Canto, DDS, MSc, PhD1,2; Camila Pachêco-Pereira, DDS2; Secil Aydinoz, MD3,4; Paul W. Major, DDS, MSc, FRCD(C)2; Carlos Flores-Mir, DDS, DSc, FRCD(C)2; David Gozal, MD4
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Deadline: 1/15/2016
Asthma, Allergic Rhinitis, and Sleep Problems in Urban Children
Daphne Koinis-Mitchell, PhD; Sheryl J. Kopel, MSc; Julie Boergers, PhD; Kara Ramos, BS; Monique LeBourgeois, PhD; Elizabeth L. McQuaid, PhD; Cynthia A. Esteban, MSN, MPH; Ronald Seifer, PhD; Gregory K. Fritz, MD; Robert B. Klein, MD
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Deadline: 2/15/2016
The Prevalence and Management of Poor Sleep Quality in a Secondary Care Mental Health Population
Michelle O'Sullivan, MSc1,2; Masuma Rahim, PsychD1,2; Christopher Hall, PsychD3
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Deadline: 2/15/2016
Postoperative CPAP Use Impacts Long-Term Weight Loss Following Bariatric Surgery
Jacob Collen, MD1,3; Christopher J. Lettieri, MD2,3; Arn Eliasson, MD3,4
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Deadline: 3/15/2016
Common Sleep Disorders Increase Risk of Motor Vehicle Crashes and Adverse Health Outcomes in Firefighters
Laura K. Barger, PhD1,2; Shantha M.W. Rajaratnam, PhD1,2,3; Wei Wang, PhD1,2,4; Conor S. O'Brien, BA1; Jason P. Sullivan, BS1; Salim Qadri, BS1; Steven W. Lockley, PhD1,2; Charles A. Czeisler, PhD, MD1,2
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Deadline: 3/15/2016
Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Health-Related Factors, and Long Distance Heavy Vehicle Crashes in Western Australia: A Case Control Study
Lynn Meuleners, PhD1; Michelle L. Fraser, MPhil1; Matthew H. Govorko, MPH1; Mark R. Stevenson, PhD2
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Deadline: 4/15/2016
Insomnia in Shift Work Disorder Relates to Occupational and Neurophysiological Impairment
Ren Belcher, BA1,2; Valentina Gumenyuk, PhD1,3; Thomas Roth, PhD1
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Deadline: 4/15/2016
Sleep Disorders in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis
Zuzana Čarnická, MD; Branislav Kollár, MD, PhD; Pavel Šiarnik, MD; Lucia Krížová, MD; Katarína Klobučníková, MD, PhD; Peter Turčáni, MD, PhD
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Deadline: 5/15/2016
Noninvasive Ventilation Improves Sleep in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Prospective Polysomnographic Study
Bart Vrijsen, PT, MSc1,2; Bertien Buyse, MD, PhD1,2; Catharina Belge, MD, PhD1,2; Wim Robberecht, MD, PhD3,4; Philip Van Damme, MD, PhD3,4,5; Marc Decramer, MD, PhD2; Dries Testelmans, MD, PhD1,2
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Deadline: 5/15/2016
Minimal Effect of Daytime Napping Behavior on Nocturnal Sleep in Pregnant Women
Rebecca M. Ebert, BS1; Annette Wood, BA1; Michele L. Okun, PhD1,2
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Deadline: 6/15/2016
Lessons Learned from Sleep Education in Schools: A Review of Dos and Don'ts
Sarah Blunden, PhD1; Gabrielle Rigney, BA (Hons)2
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Deadline: 6/15/2016
Nightmares: Under-Reported, Undetected, and Therefore Untreated
Michael R. Nadorff, PhD1,2; Danielle K. Nadorff, PhD1; Anne Germain, PhD3
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Deadline: 7/15/2016
Screening for Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea before Ambulatory Surgery
Stacey L. Ishman, MD, MPH1,2,3; Kareem O. Tawfik, MD3; David F. Smith, MD, PhD1; Kristin Cheung, MD4; Lauren M. Pringle, MD5; Matthew J. Stephen, BS6; Tiffany L. Everett, MPH6; Tracey L. Stierer, MD4
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Deadline: 7/15/2016