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Sleep Programme
Explore the importance of sleep for both the patient and healthcare practitioner

8-9 hours

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Chartered Physiotherapist and PhD candidate in surgical performance and the influence of sleep deprivation

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Introduction

Quality sleep is vital to ensure good health and optimal function for patients and healthcare practitioners. In this three-part series, Dale Whelehan will review the evidence and theories related to why we need sleep, the physiological processes involved in sleep, how sleep is regulated and measured, sleep disorders and how sleep deprivation affects health.

Aims

This programme will improve your knowledge about the theory and physiology of sleep, related measurements, sleep disorders and how a lack of sleep can impact on both patient and practitioner

Outline

This programme will cover the following topics:

  1. The Theory, Function and Physiology of Sleep
  2. How We Sleep
  3. Sternoclavicular Joint Dysfunction

Target audience

This course is aimed at Physiotherapy and Physical Therapy clinicians, students and assistants. Other interested professionals such as athletic trainers, occupational therapists, nurses or medical doctors interested in this subject are also invited to participate.

Practicalities

Hours of Learning - No deadlines are applied to this programme and it can be started and completed in your own time according to your personal schedule. We expect the required elements to take around 8-9 hours depending on your schedule and learning style. Additionally, there are many optional resources provided and if you choose to review these the course could take longer to complete.
Types of Activities - Reading Physiopedia pages, journal articles, book chapters. Watching videos. Attempting quizzes. Participating in an international discussion forum.
Certificates - At the end of the programme, when you have completed all of the required elements, you will be able to download a certificate of completion and 7.8 Plus points will be added to your personalised learning dashboard.

Requirements to complete this course

In order to complete this programme of courses and receive a course completion certificate plus CEUs/CCUs/CPD points you will need to:

  1. Respect the Plus Community Culture.
  2. Log all the required learning activities as complete (represented by the orange icons!).
  3. Actively and appropriately participate in the course discussions.
  4. Complete each of the required courses
  5. Submit a written assignment that meets that passes the assessment criteria.
  6. Complete a course evaluation form.

Online Course: Sleep Programme

Explore the importance of sleep for both the patient and healthcare practitioner

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Course instructor:

Dale Whelehan

Chartered Physiotherapist and PhD candidate in surgical performance and the influence of sleep deprivation

8-9 hours
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Participants

Summarising the latest research & evidence

Trusted by over - clinicians

Learn anytime, anywhere, on any device

Accredited certificate of completion

Introduction

Quality sleep is vital to ensure good health and optimal function for patients and healthcare practitioners. In this three-part series, Dale Whelehan will review the evidence and theories related to why we need sleep, the physiological processes involved in sleep, how sleep is regulated and measured, sleep disorders and how sleep deprivation affects health.

Aims

This programme will improve your knowledge about the theory and physiology of sleep, related measurements, sleep disorders and how a lack of sleep can impact on both patient and practitioner

Outline

This programme will cover the following topics:

  1. The Theory, Function and Physiology of Sleep
  2. How We Sleep
  3. Sternoclavicular Joint Dysfunction

Target audience

This course is aimed at Physiotherapy and Physical Therapy clinicians, students and assistants. Other interested professionals such as athletic trainers, occupational therapists, nurses or medical doctors interested in this subject are also invited to participate.

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