Prof. Anita Simonds, European Respiratory Society, London, United Kingdom

This presentation will be an overview of progress made in remote sleep studies, virtual sleep services, and remote management of home-ventilated patients, including learning points from the COVID-19 pandemic, and advantages and disadvantages of these new digital methodologies.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand how to set up a virtual sleep service;
  • Be familiar with remote monitoring of home-ventilated patients; and
  • Appreciate the advantages and limitations of these approaches.

CanMEDs Competencies addressed:
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