Terms of Access
Aggregate research results from the MyApnea research portal are
available here to all registered users of MyApnea for viewing. Aggregate
results consist of survey responses and other data provided by participants
in MyApnea research, presented in summary form ("Results").
By clicking on the "I Agree" button below, you, the user ("You") agree to
the following Terms of Access to the MyApnea research Results, which
Statements, Disclaimers, or other terms applicable to Your use of the
You understand and agree that the Results are being provided to You solely
for the purpose of stimulating interest in and awareness of sleep apnea
among patients, clinicians, researchers, family and friends, and other
individuals affected by the disorder. Results are NOT being provided for
the purpose of providing medical treatment or advice and should not be
relied upon for such purposes. Any use of the Results is at Your own
risk, and We are not responsible for such use.
Results reflect self-reported information from participants in the
Research portal of MyApnea. We believe that our summaries as presented
on this website are generally accurate, but they have not to date been
peer-reviewed or undergone rigorous scientific analysis. The Results are
updated periodically as new participants enroll in the Research Portal of
MyApnea and may not be current at the time of Your access.
You understand and agree that the Results are presented in an aggregate or
summary form that is intended to avoid identification of any individual
participants in the MyApnea Research. You will not use the Results to
identify or attempt to identify any individual MyApnea research
Any use of the Results by you in any written publication, presentation, or
analysis must acknowledge the MyApnea Research portal as the source of
the information with the following text: ["The results in this
publication/presentation/analysis (choose one as appropriate) were
accessed through the Sleep Apnea Patient Centered Outcomes Network
Individual de-identified participant-level data can be obtained but will
require completion of a Data Use Agreement available on the Research Portal
section of MyApnea which will be made available at a later date.