Sleep Apnea – including diagnosis and management – Maitland
Presented by Dr Michael Chia
The GP Extend program includes delivery of Educational Services for the Country SA PHN program to deliver professional development for rural general practitioners and other primary care professional across regional South Australia. For more information, please visit GP Extend.
Where: Maitland Information Centre, Maitland SA
When: Tuesday 5 June 2018
Time: 6.30pm – 9.00pm
Light dinner provided. No cost to attend.
Dr Chia has more than 25 years of experience in respiratory and sleep medicine. He is a Visiting Consultant Physician in the Department of General and Thoracic Medicine at The Royal Adelaide Hospital. He also consults from his rooms in the eastern and northern suburbs of Adelaide.
At the end of this session, participants will be able to:
- Develop awareness of the key diagnostic features of Sleep Apnea
- Increase familiarity with modern CPAP devices
- Describe how to apply the use of CPAP in a variety of clinical situations relevant to rural practice