Sleep Apnea Patients

American Sleep Apnea Association

The American Sleep Apnea Association (ASAA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of those affected by sleep apnea and advancing the cause of sleep apnea in future generations.

How ASAA Helps Sleep Apnea Patients

Since 1990, we are an organization of, by, and for sleep apnea patients. The needs and well-being of sleep apnea patients are always our first priority

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American Sleep Apnea Association’s Programs

All our programs are designed to assist sleep apnea patients, and their loved ones, get well adjusted to living with sleep apnea.

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Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence Is Linked to Sleep Disordered Breathing
Research

Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence Is Linked to Sleep Disordered Breathing

Atrial fibrillation (AF) patients who have undiagnosed sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) are twice as likely to relapse as those who are diagnosed with SDB, according to research published in the International Journal of Cardiology and Vascular Biology. Patients having Atrial Fibrillation catheter ablation (OSA-AF) at a Dutch center from December 2018 to February 2020 were included…

Girardin Jean-Louis
Research

Girardin Jean-Louis Receives Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Leadership Award

A joint venture between the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) and the Sleep Research Society has awarded Girardin Jean-Louis Ph.D., director of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine’s Center for Translational Sleep and Circadian Sciences, with this year’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Leadership Award for his work in fostering successful academic careers….

Could Artificial Intelligence Help Diagnose OSA?
Research

Could Artificial Intelligence Help Diagnose OSA?

We know that in the absence of treatment, sleep apnea can have a devastating effect on a patient’s well-being. Polysomnography is the current gold standard for diagnosing obstructive sleep apnea, but it is time-consuming, expensive, and difficult to get. There are also difficulties in the primary care setting in identifying obstructive sleep apnea. Patients will…

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