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Impact of Sleep Disruption on the Menstrual Cycle

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00456222
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 4, 2007
Last Update Posted : August 21, 2009
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Information provided by:
Brigham and Women's Hospital

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to investigate whether sleep disruption affects menstrual cycle timing

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Sleep Circadian Rhythm Menstrual Cycle Behavioral: Disrupting or changing the timing or the duration of sleep

Detailed Description:
Menstrual cycle dynamics were studied after sleep disruption

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 18 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Impact of Sleep Disruption on the Menstrual Cycle
Study Start Date : June 2003
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : August 2009

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Menstruation
U.S. FDA Resources

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Luteal Behavioral: Disrupting or changing the timing or the duration of sleep
Disrupting or changing the timing or the duration of sleep
Follicular Behavioral: Disrupting or changing the timing or the duration of sleep
Disrupting or changing the timing or the duration of sleep



Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
Blood/plasma


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 30 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Healthy women with regular menstrual cycles
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy
  • Regular menstrual cycles

Exclusion Criteria:

  • No medications affecting the menstrual cycle or sleep

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00456222


Locations
United States, Massachusetts
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02114
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02115
Sponsors and Collaborators
Brigham and Women's Hospital
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Elizabeth B Klerman, MD PhD Brigham and Women's Hospital
Study Director: Janet E Hall, MD Massachusetts General Hospital

Responsible Party: Elizabeth B. Klerman, MD, PhD, Brigham & Women's Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00456222     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: R01HD040291 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
NIH R01-HD40291
First Posted: April 4, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 21, 2009
Last Verified: August 2009

Keywords provided by Brigham and Women's Hospital:
Sleep
Circadian rhythms
Menstrual cycle