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Resource Guide for Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

Resources

Address:
American Heart Association National Center7272 Greenville AvenueDallas, TX 75231
Phone:
1-800-AHA-USA-1 (1-800-242-8721)
Description of services provided:
AHA provides information about peripheral artery disease, clinical trials, lifestyle changes, and local affiliates.

Resources

Address:
10201 Lee Highway, Suite 500Fairfax, VA 22030
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:
1075 S. Yukon, Suite 320Lakewood, CO 80226
Phone:
303-989-05001-866-723-4636 (US toll free)
Internet address:
http://www.vdf.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 Street, Suite 1402Ottawa, ON K1P 5V9
Phone:
(613)569-4361
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.