Overview of paediatric sleep in a day as part of the Paediatric Respiratory conference on 17th April by eminent faculty from national and international institutions.
Paediatric Sleep – This masterclass covers topics on sleep disordered breathing, neonatal sleep, excessive sleeping and approach to diagnosing sleep problems and management by eminent faculty from national and international institutions.
17 April 2018
Registration, Tea, Coffee
Introduction & Welcome
Sleep problems in children: common, important but frequently undiagnosed
What is normal & what is abnormal in sleep?
Dr Francois Abel
Diagnosis and treatment of OSA ?
Diagnosing OSA & ?central apneas when PSGs are relatively unavailable
When and why to treat the child who snores?
Dr Huileng Tan
The central apnoea spectrum – When does normal become abnormal?
Dr Don Urquhart
Sleep studies – what do we measure and why do we measure it
Basics of sleep study scoring
Dr Andrew Morley
Understanding sleep in the newborn period: what’s normal and what triggers further investigation
Dr Hazel Evans
Sleep like a baby? Sleep tips from baby to adult
Dr Mike Farquhar
LUNCH, EXHIBITION AND NETWORKING
Newer diagnostic tools to evaluate upper airway patency.
Dr Umakanth Khatwa, Harvard
Excessively sleepy children
Prof Paul Gringras
Is polysomnography the gold standard (or gold mine) in 2018?
Pro / Con
Sleep / NIV Award Presentation for the best abstract