CME/CE: Sleeplessness Bad for the Heart
By: Alere Staff
June 16, 2015 – June 16, 2017
Physicians: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™
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.