Sleep Disorders in Patients With Multiple Sclerosis
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00137904
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified August 2005 by Groupe Hospitalier Pitie-Salpetriere. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : August 30, 2005
Last Update Posted : February 9, 2006
Groupe Hospitalier Pitie-Salpetriere
Institut National de la Santé Et de la Recherche Médicale, France
Fatigue is a frequent and disabling symptom in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS). The pathophysiology of this sign is not fully understood. Some data suggest that the fatigue is associated with sleep disorders. The aim of this study is to determine the polysomnographic parameters in MS patients with fatigue in comparison to MS patients without fatigue.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 55 Years (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients with multiple sclerosis
Expanded Disability Status Scale score < or = 5
Fatigue (Modified Fatigue Impact Scale > 45), with a disease duration > 3 months