Parking is available at an hourly rate in the Austin Tower carpark, entrance from Studley Road. It is then a 5-minute walk through the hospital to reach the Sleep and Respiratory laboratories.
People participating in research projects can park in this carpark for no cost (an exit voucher will be provided).
On-street parking is available in side streets. Most is either restricted to 2-hours or is metered. It can be difficult to find on-street parks during business hours so allow extra time for your visit.
For the Sleep and Respiratory laboratories:
Interstitial lung disease (ILD) is a chronic lung condition that causes stiff lungs and restricts sufferers from taking a deep breath. Exercise in a gym, such as walking or riding a bike, can help make...
Sleep apnea is a condition where breathing is abnormal during sleep. There are two main forms of sleep apnea: obstructive and central. For obstructive sleep apnea, breathing is reduced because the airway...
This Sleep Awareness Week, Austin Health's sleep experts remind us all that sleep is integral to good health, particularly at times when we're under stress.
University of Melbourne Chair of Physiotherapy at Austin Health, Professor David Berlowitz has had quite a memorable week.
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Melbourne researchers have found that 80 percent of people with quadriplegic spinal injuries have sleep apnoea. It's having a big effect on their lives but they don't know they have it, and they don't know it can be treated.