Pre and Post Orthopedic Surgery Sleep and Cardiac Testing (PROSPECT) (PROSPECT)

This study has been completed.
Nexan Inc
Information provided by:
Memorial Health System Identifier:
First received: November 4, 2008
Last updated: February 5, 2009
Last verified: February 2009
  • Evaluate sleep disordered breathing before and after orthopedic surgery utilizing a FDA cleared to market (510k) home sleep study device (Nexan Inc., ClearPath System)
  • Compare Berlin Questionnaire and Epworth Sleep Scale questionnaires to the home sleep study device results.
  • Evaluate effectiveness of the home sleep study testing in the orthopedic presurgical population.

Condition Phase
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Phase 4

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Pre and Post Orthopedic Surgery Sleep and Cardiac Testing (PROSPECT)

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Further study details as provided by Memorial Health System:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Comparison of objective sleep data to standardized sleep questionnaires [ Time Frame: Pre and Post Operative ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Compare Pre and Post Operative Objective sleep data [ Time Frame: Pre and post operative ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: April 2008
Study Completion Date: February 2009
Primary Completion Date: January 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Orthopedic Total Hip or Knee Joint Replacement

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Undergoing knee or hip total joint replacement
  • Answer Yes to any PROSPECT health history questions and/or score Positive on the sleep questionnaires

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Tape Allergy
  • Previous Diagnosis Of Obstructive Sleep Apnea
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00785070

United States, Colorado
Memorial Health System
Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States, 80909
Sponsors and Collaborators
Memorial Health System
Nexan Inc
Principal Investigator: Clayton B. Carr, M.D. Memorial Health System
  More Information

Responsible Party: C. Bryan Carr, M.D., Memorial Health System Identifier: NCT00785070     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PROSPECT 
Study First Received: November 4, 2008
Last Updated: February 5, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Memorial Health System:
Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Home Sleep Testing

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Sleep Apnea, Obstructive
Nervous System Diseases
Respiration Disorders
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Sleep Apnea Syndromes
Sleep Disorders
Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic processed this record on May 04, 2016