Respiratory

Mission Statement

To act as a focus for those members of the ASA who have an interest in the respiratory aspects of sleep medicine and sleep science.


Broad Objectives

  1. To encourage involvement of physicians, scientists, nurses, physiotherapists, CPAP therapists and others interested in the respiratory aspects of sleep, to be involved in the affairs of the association.
  2. To support the ASA annual scientific meeting, especially with the respiratory aspects of the meeting.
  3. To advise the Board on the respiratory aspects of sleep when needed.

Documents

 

Additional Information

Health Professionals Information [link]

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea [link]

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea in Children [link]
 

Latest News

  • Dr Ching Li Chai-Coetzer - Award

    26th May 15

    At the 2015 American Thoracic Society Scientific meeting in Denver ASA Member  Dr Ching Li Chai-Coetzer from the Adelaide Institute for Sleep Health won The Assembly on Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology's James B. Skatrud New Investigator Award. 

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  • Recall for product correction - additional affected devices

    26th May 15

    ResMed devices that use Adaptive Servo-Ventilation therapy

    The TGA have advised that two additional devices have been added to those listed in the previous recall.
    VPAP Tx (Product Code - 25103)
    S9 VPAP Tx (Product Code - 36030

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  • URGENT RECALL FOR PRODUCT CORRECTION

    15th May 15

    TGA have issued an Urgent Recall for Product Correction following a serious safety concern identified during the preliminary primary data analysis from the SERVE-HF clinical trial undertaken by ResMed.  

     

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