DENTG 1830: Dental Sleep Medicine

Credits 1.0

This course focuses on identification of sleep disordered breathing and describing the adverse effects of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) on systemic, neurocognitive, and craniofacial development of adult and pediatric patients. The course also applies 3D CBCT imaging to differentiate normal anatomical appearance from pathology, outlines treatment options for sleep apnea, and compares appliances for its treatment.