Resting Easy - Sleep Disorders - Recognition & Treatment

Presentation by: Dr. Michelle Gaier-Rush, Sleep Evaluation Center, LRGHealthcare - Laconia

Attendees will receive an overview of common sleep disorders including insomnia, sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome, narcolepsy, and circadian rhythm disorders which includes shift work sleep disorder. Dr. Gaier-Rush will talk about the signs and symptoms, diagnostic tests and treatment options for each disorder with special emphasis on “Shift Work Sleep Disorder” and how it affects Dispatchers and others who routinely perform shift work.