• Resource Guide for Sleep Apnea

    RESOURCES

    Address:6856 Eastern Avenue, NW, Suite 203Washington, DC 20012

    Phone:1-202-293-3650

    Internet address: http://www.sleepapnea.org/

    Description of services provided:This website provides a variety of materials discussing sleep apnea, including a brochure and many other educational materials. You can participate in the "Sleep Apnea Support Forum" and post questions about the condition and treatments.

    RESOURCES

    Address:NHLBI Health Information CenterAttn: Web SitePO Box 30105Bethesda, MD 20824-0105

    Phone:1-301-592-8573

    Internet address: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/

    Description of services provided:NHLBI provides fact sheets on sleep apnea and other sleep disorders, as well as heart, lung, and blood disorders. Look here for information on current areas of research, clinical trials seeking subjects, meetings and conferences, and a link to the organization's sister website, the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research (NCSDR).

    RESOURCES

    Address:1522 K ST, NW, Suite 500Washington, DC 20005

    Phone:1-202-347-3471

    Internet address: http://www.sleepfoundation.org/

    Description of services provided:The National Sleep Foundation (NSF) offers brochures, newsletters, and reports on sleep apnea and other sleep disorders. The website features a list of related links and an area called the NSF Community Sleep Awareness Partners (CSAP), where you can find sleep disorder specialists in your area.

    RESOURCES

    Address:1650 Diagonal RoadAlexandria, VA 22314-3357

    Phone:1-703-836-4444

    Internet address: http://www.entnet.org/

    Description of services provided:The American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) is the world's largest organization representing specialists who treat the ear, nose, throat, and related structures of the head and neck. On this website, you can find newsletters, reports about obstructive sleep apnea and other sleep disorders, and a lengthy list of links to related websites.

    Revision Information

    • Reviewer: Brian Randall
    • Review Date: 09/2012
    • Update Date: 00/91/2012
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