Validation of Portable Monitoring Device for Diagnosing Sleep Apnea

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Chinese University of Hong Kong
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00628511
First received: February 6, 2008
Last updated: February 25, 2008
Last verified: February 2008
  Purpose

portable monitoring device could diagnose sleep apnea in high risk patients.


Condition Intervention
Sleep Apnea
Device: ARES (Apnea Risk Evaluation System)

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: A Validation Study of A New Diagnostic Device for Screening of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in High Risk Patient Population

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Further study details as provided by Chinese University of Hong Kong:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • validity of portable monitoring device [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Enrollment: 175
Study Start Date: January 2007
Study Completion Date: February 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
observation Device: ARES (Apnea Risk Evaluation System)
application of portable monitoring device with PSG

Detailed Description:

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.

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

patients suspected of sleep apnea

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients suspected of sleep apnea

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patient refuse to participate
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Locations
China
The Chinese Univerisity of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China
Sponsors and Collaborators
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Investigators
Principal Investigator: To K Wang, MBCHB Chinese University of Hong Kong
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: To K W, The Hospital Authority
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00628511     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 6902256
Study First Received: February 6, 2008
Last Updated: February 25, 2008
Health Authority: Hong Kong: Department of Health

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Apnea
Sleep Apnea Syndromes
Respiration Disorders
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Signs and Symptoms, Respiratory
Signs and Symptoms
Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic
Dyssomnias
Sleep Disorders
Nervous System Diseases

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