NEW RELEASE Version 10.5

Overview

SleepMultiMedia Version 10.5 is a comprehensive computerized textbook of sleep medicine with text, sound, graphics, animation and video. This USB based multimedia software product contains chapters on polysomnography, the physiology of sleep, chronophysiology, neurophysiology, respiratory physiology, insomnia, obstructive sleep apnea syndrome, pediatrics, narcolepsy, parasomnias, women and sleep, restless legs syndrome, epilepsy and sleep, aging and sleep, hypersomnias, neurology and sleep, pharmacology of sleep, sleep deprivation, phylogeny of sleep, and orofacial management of sleep apnea; full glossary of sleep terminology; and extensive Medline references and abstracts.

Additional Chapters include The Encyclopedia of Sleep and Sleep Disorders, The History of Sleep and Man, Case Histories, Sleep Center Policy and Procedure Manual, and the Sleep Scoring Manual.

Patient Education containing Sleep Apnea, Insomnia, Shift Work Disorder, Restless Legs Syndrome, Dental Sleep Medicine, and 101 Questions on Sleep and Dreams; printable with translations in both spanish and english.

The program's more than 4000 pages are fully and extensively interactive with hypertext, comprehensive pull-down indexes, hyperlinks to PubMed.com, and full text search capabilities. Reference material and patient information forms are formatted for direct printing. Over 1400 self-test questions. This program is suitable for all levels of healthcare professionals including students, nurses, internists, otolaryngologists, psychiatrists, neurologists, dentists, sleep specialists and sleep researchers.

The Albert Einstein College of Medicine certifies that this continuing medical education program meets the criteria for 140 credit hours in Category 1 of the Physician's Award of the American Medical Association. To receive your CME certificate send the completed CME form and the evaluation form, along with a $10 processing fee and $5 per credit requested (e.g., 2 credits = $20, 10 credits = $60)

(This activity has been approved for AMA PRA category 1 Credit. Albert Einstein College of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 140 AMA PRA category 1 credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with their participation in the activity. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the accreditation council for continuing medical education (ACCME) through joint sponsorship of Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Sleep Multimedia. Albert Einstein College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.)  



Editor: Michael J Thorpy MD, Director, Sleep-Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, and Professor of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York
Associate Editors: Richard Allen PhD; Fernanda Almeida DDS, MSc, PhD; Sonia Ancoli-Israel PhD; Alon Y Avidan MD, M.P.H; Michael Bonnet PhD; Charles Czeisler MD, PhD; Max Hirshkowitz PhD; Beth Malow MD; Wallace Mendelson MD; Emmanuel Mignot PhD, MD; Merrill Mitler PhD; Charles Morin PhD; Rafael Pelayo MD; Giuseppi Plazzi, MD; Jerome Siegel PhD; Stephen Sheldon DO; Bradley Vaughn MD.