NEUR 7124

Sleep Disorders Medicine

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Becca Busse
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    Course Personnel:

    • Dr. Snigdha Pusalavidyasagar (Sagar), Fairview Sleep Center Riverside

    Catalog Description:  Students will observe patient care management with staff and fellows. After the first day, students will start seeing primarily new patients, 3-4 patients a day, obtain history and exam; create differential diagnosis /workup and treatment plans. Students will also work at Sleep lab with Clinical Specialist, hands-on learning about devices and modes of therapy.

    Sites:

    • FU: UMMC Fairview Sleep Center Riverside Professional Building, 606 4th Ave South, Suite 106, Minneaoplis, MN

    Required session attendance:

    Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode:

    • FU: M-F, 7:30am-5:00pm

    Direct patient care:  Yes

    Consent Requirement: Open to student scheduling

    Course Objectives:  This course will familiarize students with all aspects of common sleep disorders:

    • taking an appropriate history;
    • performing an appropriate physical examination;
    • generating a differential diagnosis;
    • ordering indicated diagnostic studies;
    • synthesizing clinical and laboratory data; and
    • managing common sleep disorders.

    Graded Components:

    • Clinical Assessment by attending

    Grading Scale:  H/E/S/N

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    Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed

    Limited to Student Type:  No

    Course equivalency:  N/A

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    Course evaluation:  MedHub