Sleep and Breathing III (SLEE5020)
UNIT OF STUDY
Aims: To understand the impact of respiratory disorders and diseases on sleep and breathing; to understand the principles of clinical management of these patients in the context of sleep medicine. Content: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); neuromuscular disorders; restrictive lung disease; cystic fibrosis.
Our courses that offer this unit of study
- Graduate Certificate in Medicine (Sleep Medicine)
- Graduate Certificate in Science in Medicine (Sleep Medicine)
- Graduate Diploma in Medicine (Sleep Medicine)
- Graduate Diploma in Science in Medicine (Sleep Medicine)
- Master of Medicine (Advanced) (Sleep Medicine)
- Master of Medicine (Sleep Medicine)
- Master of Science in Medicine (Advanced) (Sleep Medicine)
- Master of Science in Medicine (Sleep Medicine)
Further unit of study information
~4.5 hours online lectures over 1 semester plus directed reading and independent study
1xonline quiz (20%),1x1500word essay (30%), 1xexam (50%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
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