Evaluation of Obstructive Sleep Apnea as a Risk Factor for Pulmonary Embolism

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Atlantic Health System
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00409045
First received: December 6, 2006
Last updated: November 2, 2007
Last verified: October 2007

December 6, 2006
November 2, 2007
November 2005
Not Provided
Not Provided
Not Provided
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT00409045 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
Not Provided
Not Provided
Not Provided
Not Provided
 
Evaluation of Obstructive Sleep Apnea as a Risk Factor for Pulmonary Embolism
Evaluation of Obstructive Sleep Apnea as a Risk Factor for Pulmonary Embolism

we evaluate the presence of OSA in patients that have a computed tomography (CT) of the chest to rule out pulmonary embolism (PE) to determine if OSA constitutes an independent risk factor for PE.

Not Provided
Observational
Time Perspective: Prospective
Not Provided
Not Provided
Non-Probability Sample

male and female patients age 18 years and older

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Pulmonary Embolism
Not Provided
Not Provided
Epstein MD, Segal LN, Ibrahim SM, Friedman N, Bustami R. Snoring and the risk of obstructive sleep apnea in patients with pulmonary embolism. Sleep. 2010 Aug 1;33(8):1069-74.

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
300
September 2007
Not Provided

Inclusion Criteria:

  • male and female patients age 18 years and older with suspected PE
Both
18 Years and older
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
United States
 
NCT00409045
R05-08-002, Sleep Apnea
Not Provided
Not Provided
Atlantic Health System
Not Provided
Principal Investigator: Matthew Epstein, MD Atlantic Health System - Morristown Memorial Hospital
Atlantic Health System
October 2007

ICMJE     Data element required by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors and the World Health Organization ICTRP