Validation of Portable Monitoring Device for Diagnosing Sleep Apnea
portable monitoring device could diagnose sleep apnea in high risk patients.
|Official Title:||A Validation Study of A New Diagnostic Device for Screening of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in High Risk Patient Population|
- validity of portable monitoring device [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||January 2007|
|Study Completion Date:||February 2008|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Device: ARES (Apnea Risk Evaluation System)
application of portable monitoring device with PSG
This is a pilot study of another larger cohort investigating different algorithms in managing patients suspected of sleep apnea using portable monitoring device.
Portable monitoring device is applied simultaneously with PSG to compare it's accuracy and validity.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00628511
|The Chinese Univerisity of Hong Kong|
|Hong Kong, China|
|Principal Investigator:||To K Wang, MBCHB||Chinese University of Hong Kong|