Health Library

Resource Guide for Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

Resources

Address:
7272 Greenville AvenueDallas, TX 75231

Phone:
1-800-242-8721

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:
703-691-1805

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:
555 Price AvenueSuite 180Redwood City, CA 94063

Phone:
650-368-6022

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 & Stroke Foundation 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.