Treatment of Sleep Apnea Syndrome With nCPAP Versus Oral Appliance
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00152672
Verified February 2005 by University Hospital, Angers. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
This prospective randomized cross over study aims to compare nCPAP with mandibular advancement device for the treatment of sleep apnea syndrome.The effectiveness of nCPAP and oral appliance on apnea-hypopnea index, daytime sleepiness and quality of life will be compared in 60 patients.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
18 Years to 70 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
18 to 70 years old BMI < 35 kg/m2 Apnea-hypopnea index between 10 and 60 events/h Complaint of snoring and sleepiness Dental status adequate for treatment with oral appliance informed consent
psychiatric disease professional driver other cause of sleepiness