RPSGT Exam Preparation Course

This course aims to prepare experienced sleep technologists for the RPSGT exam. Qualification criteria is 1 year of experience in the sleep lab.

Course Information

Speaker

Prof Toh Song Tar, Dr Tripat Deep Singh

Country

Indonesia

Venue

PT Philips Indonesia

Cibis Nine 10th Floor,  Jl. T.B Simatupang No. 2, Jakarta 12560, Indonesia

Status

Registration Closed

Registration Fee

SGD $750.00 per pax

*GST included

Seats Available

-

Summary

Duration of the course is 12 days. The course will be conducted over 3 months. Each month will consist of 4 days of classroom teaching with online exercises for the rest of the month. The course will cover all aspects tested in RPSGT exam with assignments for every lecture and mock exams at regular intervals. Candidates need to submit their RPSGT exam application before joining the course. The participants will be provided with the study material, assignments and online scoring exercises.

Trainers:

Prof Toh Song Tar, MMED (Sleep Medicine), FAMS (ORL), MMed (ORL), MRCSEd, MBSS

Dr Tripat Deep Singh, MBBS, MD (Physiology), RPSGT, RST

Ms Nur Izzianie Binte Kamaruddin, RPSGT


Agenda

09:00 am - 09:45 am AASM Rules for Arousals in Adults and Children
09:45 am - 11:00 am AASM Rules for Scoring Respiratory Events in Adults
11:00 am - 12:00 pm AASM Rules for Scoring Respiratory Events in Children
12:00 pm - 01:00 pm Lunch
01:00 pm - 02:00 pm AASM Rules for Scoring Movement Events in Adults and Children
02:00 pm - 04:00 pm Interpretation of Diagnostic Sleep Report
04:00 pm - 05:00 pm Discuss MCQ
09:00 am - 10:00 am Normal ECG
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Abnormal ECG and AASM Rules for Cardiac Events
12:00 pm - 01:00 pm Lunch
01:00 pm - 02:00 pm Artifact Recognition and Troubleshooting
02:00 pm - 03:00 pm MSLT
03:00 pm - 03:30 pm Case Study of MSLT
03:30 pm - 04:15 pm Maintenance of Wakefulness Test
04:15 pm - 05:30 pm Discuss MCQ
09:00 am - 10:00 am Benign Variants in EEG
10:00 am - 11:00 am Epileptic Waveforms
11:00 am - 12:00 pm Differentiating Epilepsy from Parasomnias
12:00 pm - 01:00 pm Lunch
09:00 am - 10:00 am Basics of PAP Therapy
10:00 am - 11:00 am Manual Titration of CPAP/BiPAP/O2
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Setting Up Split Night Study
12:30 pm - 01:30 pm Lunch
01:30 pm - 03:00 pm Case Study of Manual Titration of CPAP in OSA Patient During Split Night Study
03:00 pm - 04:00 pm Adherence and Factors Affecting Adherence To PAP Therapy
04:00 pm - 05:00 pm How To Troubleshoot Issues Affecting PAP Adherence

About Speaker

Prof Toh Song Tar

Specialty : Otolaryngology  Sub-specialties : Sleep Apnea Surgery, Nasal Reconstructive Surgery, Palatal Reconstructive Surgery, Tongue Base Surgery, Midline Glossectomy, Tansoral Robotic Surgery (TOR), Sleep Medicine

Clinical Appointments

Head, SingHealth Duke-NUS Sleep Centre

Head & Senior Consultant in the Department of Otolaryngology, Singapore General Hospital

Dr Tripat Deep Singh

MBBS, MD(Physiology), RPSGT, RST


Clinical Appointments

International Sleep Specialist (World Sleep Federation Program)

Clinical Manager Sleep, ASEAN. Korea and Pakistan, Philips Singapore