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The Impact of Sleep Disorders on Motor Vehicle Accidents

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00163670
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 14, 2005
Last Update Posted : December 5, 2013
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bayside Health

Brief Summary:
Patients who have sleep disorders may be involved in accidents more frequently than those without. In addition patients who have sleep disorders may have more serious accidents and have increased length of stay.We aim to recruit drivers admitted as a result of a motor vehicle accidents and to ascertain the prevalence of sleep disorders in this group.

Condition or disease
Sleep Disorders

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 40 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Impact of Sleep Disorders on Motor Vehicle Accidents
Study Start Date : September 2005
Primary Completion Date : July 2006
Study Completion Date : July 2006

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Sleep Disorders
U.S. FDA Resources

Group/Cohort
Motor vehicle accident
Control




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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:Drivers admitted as result of motor vehicle accidents -

Exclusion Criteria:Drivers aged < 18 years


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Sponsors and Collaborators
Bayside Health
Investigators
Principal Investigator: M Naughton, MD,FRACP The Alfred

Responsible Party: Bayside Health
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00163670     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 98/05
First Posted: September 14, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 5, 2013
Last Verified: September 2005

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Disease
Sleep Wake Disorders
Parasomnias
Pathologic Processes
Nervous System Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms
Mental Disorders