CME/CE: Sleeplessness Bad for the Heart

Publication Date:
Wed, 07/01/2015
By: Alere Staff

SPONSORED BY

MedPage Today

 

ACTIVE DATE

June 16, 2015 – June 16, 2017

 

CREDIT

Physicians: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™

 

DESCRIPTION

Self-reported sleep disturbances in men were associated with an increased long-term risk of myocardial infarction and stroke. The risk was especially increased in men with sleep disturbance and negative psychosocial factors like being widowed, divorced, having less education and doing manual labor.

 

LINK

http://www.medpagetoday.com/Cardiology/MyocardialInfarction/52154