Abbreviations in Sleep Medicine
There are many abbreviations which the BRPT and ABSM can use in their sleep credential exams. It is essential to know the abbreviations in order to understand the exam questions.
Terms and Definitions
This document, courtesy of the American Association of Sleep Technologists (AAST), defines many of the major terms and definitions in sleep medicine.
Words that May Appear on the Exams
Certain words used in sleep medicine textbooks, which are not usually used in everyday use, may pop up on the sleep credential exams. Learn them now ahead of time so you don’t have to guess at what they mean at the time of the exam.
There is skill involved in taking a test. This document describes the different credential exams, the types of test questions, how to analyze a question and how to come up with the best answer.