Paula T. Trzepacz, MD

J. Flink, BA

Sarah K. Rivelli, MD

Elizabeth A. Cox, MD

William D. White, MS, MPH

Grace Falcone, RN

Thomas P. Vail, MD

Christopher C. Young, MD

Michael P. Bolognesi, MD

Andrew D. Krystal, MD

Richard E. Moon, MD

Madan M. Kwatra, PhD

Matthias Eikermann, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School,
and Universitaet Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany;
Director of Research, Surgical Intensive Care Unit,
Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine,
Massachusetts General Hospital

Accredited by

American Society of Anesthesiologists

Course Description

After completing this activity, the learner will be able to:

- explain risk factors for elderly patients developing postoperative delirium (POD),
- recognize the characteristics of patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), and
- identify associations between OSA and POD described in this study

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME / CE
Credit Amount:1.0 Credits
Release Date:2012-Mar-18
Expiration Date:2015-Apr-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
OpenCME Otolaryngology

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