Neuromuscular disease (NMD)

Neuromuscular disease (NMD) is the name given to a range of diseases and conditions that affect the nerves controlling your muscles. If the nerves can’t communicate with your muscles, your muscles then can’t function properly.

What is NMD?

Neuromuscular disease (NMD) is the name given to a range of diseases and conditions that affect your muscles. This may be due to weakening of the muscles themselves, or the nerves ...

Why is treatment important?

Because NMD affects your muscles, you may not have the strength to breathe on your own. As you can imagine, if you can't breathe properly during the day, you won't have much ...

Treatment options

ResMed has developed therapy devices and ventilators designed to help you feel better during the day and sleep better at night, so you can get the most out of life. The aim of any ...

Restrictive Lung Disease - The Benefits of Treatment

Studies have shown that noninvasive ventilation (NIV) can improve the symptoms of respiratory failure associated with chest wall disorders.