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Narcolepsy


Total Credits: .5 including .50 AOA Category 1-A Credit

Average Rating:
   4.3
Category:
1-A AOA CME |  Continuing Education |  Family Medicine |  IOA (Indiana) |  MAOPS |  Medical Education |  Sleep
Faculty:
Eric Newgent, DO
Duration:
37 Minutes
License:
Never expires.


Description

Dr. Newgent  discusses narcolepsy and what it really means for the primary care physician.

 

Learning Objectives:

  1. Be able to identify a patient who might have narcolepsy
  2. What every PCP needs to know about narcolepsy
  3. Basic understanding of the disease
  4. Symptoms of narcolepsy
  5. Basics about diagnostic testing
  6. Basics about treatment

The Indiana Osteopathic Association is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians and designates this program for a maximum of 0.50 AOA Category 1-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity.

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Dr. Newgent is an occupational medicine physician in Green Bay, WI. He has been in practice for over 30 years in a wide variety of settings and specialties. Dr. Newgent graduated with a D.0. degree from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine (DMUCOM) in Des Moines, IA. He completed a rotating internship at Des Moines General Hospital and served in the U. S. Air Force as an emergency physician. He was board certified in and practiced emergency medicine for 17 years. Dr. Newgent also received a M.S. in administrative medicine from the University of Wisconsin in Madison, WI. He practiced sleep medicine full-time for 13 years. He is board certified in family medicine, sleep medicine, and occupational medicine. 


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