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The Impact of Sleep Disorders on Motor Vehicle Accidents

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bayside Health Identifier:
First received: September 11, 2005
Last updated: December 4, 2013
Last verified: September 2005
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.

Sleep Disorders

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: The Impact of Sleep Disorders on Motor Vehicle Accidents

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Further study details as provided by Bayside Health:

Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: September 2005
Study Completion Date: July 2006
Primary Completion Date: July 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Motor vehicle accident


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

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

Exclusion Criteria:Drivers aged < 18 years

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00163670

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

Responsible Party: Bayside Health Identifier: NCT00163670     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 98/05
Study First Received: September 11, 2005
Last Updated: December 4, 2013

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Sleep Wake Disorders
Pathologic Processes
Nervous System Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms
Mental Disorders processed this record on May 25, 2017