Diagnosis and treatment

ResMed is in the business of breathing.

We’re here to partner with you so that you can continue to give your patients the best possible care.

Learn more about ResMed’s treatment options for sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) and respiratory insufficiency associated with other conditions.

Your patient might have difficulty breathing (with or without sleep apnea) as a result of a greater medical condition—like Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) or Neuromuscular Disease (NMD)—and may need the help of a ventilator to breathe. Learn more about ResMed’s range of therapy options for invasive and noninvasive ventilation to suit a broad range of patients and care settings.

Noninvasive ventilation (NIV)

Noninvasive ventilation (NIV)

Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) provides ventilatory support to patients who suffer from respiratory insufficiency.

Getting the most out of ventilation therapy

Comfortable equipment, proper replacement, follow-up and education are critical to helping patients adapt to and stay on therapy.

Getting the most out of ventilation therapy

Getting the most out of ventilation therapy

Comfortable equipment, proper replacement, follow-up and education are critical to helping patients adapt to and stay on therapy.

Neuromuscular disease

Learn more Neuromuscular disease (NMD): how to recognize the symptoms in your patients; ResMed’s treatment solution; and documented patient outcomes.

Ventilation for pediatric patients

Learn more about ResMed’s ventilation solutions for pediatric patients: the special considerations, the ideal treatment solution and documented patient outcomes.

OHS

Learn more about Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome (OHS): how to recognize the symptoms in your patients; ResMed’s treatment solution; and documented patient outcomes.

Chest wall disorders

Learn more chest wall disorders: how to recognize it in your patients; ResMed’s treatment solution; and documented patient outcomes.

LifeChoice Activox 4L portable oxygen concentrator

LifeChoice Activox 4L portable oxygen concentrator is designed to keep you and your patients a step ahead of therapy.

ResMed gives you easy access to the tools you need, to screen your patients for sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), request a sleep study, and get them diagnosed. Learn more about the different types of sleep apnea; suggested links to other significant health conditions (like type 2 diabetes); and ResMed’s range of treatment options.

Common symptoms of sleep disorders

Common symptoms of sleep disorders

The first sign of a sleep disorder is snoring, even though many patients won’t identify that as a sign of something more serious. There are other common symptoms too.

Types of sleep-disordered breathing

What are the primary types of sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), and how are they different? Find out how to recognize the three types of SBD at ResMed.com.

Comorbidities

Sleep apnea has been linked to a number of other significant health conditions. Find out how treating your patients’ sleep apnea can improve their overall health.

Screening and diagnosis

ResMed gives you the tools to screen your patients for sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), request a sleep study, and get them diagnosed.

Sleep apnea treatment options

Learn more about CPAP therapy – the sleep apnea treatment regarded as the gold standard – as well as alternative treatment options.

What to look for in a sleep therapy equipment provider

Not all therapy equipment suppliers are created equal. By referring patients to high-quality HME providers who place patient care as a top priority, you’ll help ensure long-term adherence and healthy outcomes for your patients.

Patient adherence and replenishment

Patient adherence and replenishment

Adherence to therapy can be the biggest challenge for patients with sleep apnea. Comfortable equipment, proper replacement, follow-up and education are critical to helping patients adapt to and stay on therapy.

Occupational health and safety

Research provides more evidence that sleep disorders present certain occupational health risks.

Occupational health and safety

Occupational health and safety

Research provides more evidence that sleep disorders present certain occupational health risks.

Patients can find it reassuring to read about the therapy journeys of other patients.

Geoff’s story

Geoff’s story

"I have so much more energy when I’m teaching late classes or when I’m working out. CPAP has changed my life."

Jessica's story

"I can’t believe how much more energy I have during the day. My blood pressure has normalized. I enjoy playing with my kids so much more now."

Jessica's story

Jessica's story

"I can’t believe how much more energy I have during the day. My blood pressure has normalized. I enjoy playing with my kids so much more now."

Orville's story

Orville's story

"Remember, sleep plays a vital role in health—and in illness. If you are struggling getting used to your PAP system, get help from someone who has been there and done that. It can make a tremendous difference!"

Mary Jo’s story

"The first time I used CPAP, I woke up headache free. Soon, I didn’t have to sleep the minute I came home. It was great."

Mary Jo’s story

Mary Jo’s story

"The first time I used CPAP, I woke up headache free. Soon, I didn’t have to sleep the minute I came home. It was great."

Leightan's story

Leightan's story

"CPAP therapy has changed my life. I now get a good night's sleep and I always have my machine with me wherever I go."