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To Study the Prevalence of Insomnia in Geriatric COPD Patients Who Are Enrolled in a Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program.

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00346554
First Posted: June 30, 2006
Last Update Posted: February 4, 2014
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hackensack University Medical Center
  Purpose
The goal for COPD patients in pulmonary rehabilitation programs is to improve the quality of life. COPD is known to be worse at night as are other respiratory problems such as CHF. Saturation is known to get worse nocturnally as well. Furthermore, these COPD rehabilitation patients tend to be older and increasing age is associated with an increase in the incidence of sleep disorders. We suspect that there is an increase in the incidence of sleep disorders in COPD patients. We plan to further study these patients using questionnaires. A preliminary study was done, but the results were not comparable to national statistics. We plan to repeat the study, only changing the questions to a format comparable to data from the National Sleep Foundation.

Condition
COPD Sleep Disorders

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: To Study the Prevalence of Insomnia in Geriatric COPD Patients Who Are Enrolled in a Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program.

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Further study details as provided by Hackensack University Medical Center:

Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: April 2006
Study Completion Date: May 2008
Primary Completion Date: May 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
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  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   60 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Greitric COPD patients who are enrolled in Pulmonary Rehabilitation at HUMC
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • COPD
  • rehabilitation program
  • FEV1<60%

Exclusion Criteria:

  • FEV1>60%
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Locations
United States, New Jersey
Hackensack University Medical Center - Pulmonary Rehabilitation
Hackensack, New Jersey, United States, 07601
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hackensack University Medical Center
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Hormoz Ashtyani, MD Hackensack University Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Susan Zafarlotfi, Ph.D Hackensack University Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Hackensack University Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00346554     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 06.01.008
First Submitted: June 28, 2006
First Posted: June 30, 2006
Last Update Posted: February 4, 2014
Last Verified: February 2014

Keywords provided by Hackensack University Medical Center:
COPD
Sleep disorders
pulmonary rehabilitation

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