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Resource Guide for Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

Resources

Address:
7272 Greenville AvenueDallas, TX 75231

Phone:
1-800-AHA-USA-1

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

Description of services provided:
On this site, you will find general information about heart disease, including educational information, news, research, health programs, and dietary information.

Resources

Address:
3975 Fair Ridge DriveSuite 400 NorthFairfax, VA 22033

Phone:
1-800-488-7284

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

Description of services provided
The Society of Interventional Radiology provides general information about PAD, screening guidelines, clinical trials, and self-testing. Their website also offers information about the “Legs for Life” PAD screening program.

Resources

Address:
550 M Ritchie HighwayPMB-281Severna Park, MD 21146

Phone:
443-261-5564

Internet address:
http://vasculardisease.org

Description of services provided:
This site provides a glossary, FAQs, and a physician finder sponsored through the American Association of Vascular Surgeons.

Resources

National Address:
222 Queen StreetSuite 1402Ottawa, ON K1P 5V9

Phone:
(613)569-4361

Internet Address:
http://www.heartandstroke.com

Description of services provided:
The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada provides educational materials about heart attack, stroke, and other heart conditions. The national voluntary health agency’s mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.