The Effect of the Mediterranean Diet on Obstructive Sleep Apnoea-Hypopnoea Syndrome: A Randomised Trial (MEDOSAHS)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01312558|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 10, 2011
Last Update Posted : February 27, 2014
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Hypopnoea Syndrome||Behavioral: Prudent diet group Behavioral: Mediterranean diet group||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||40 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Study Start Date :||November 2008|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||April 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||April 2010|
Experimental: Prudent diet group
Participants follow CPAP therapy, a prudent diet while receiving counselling to increase their physical activity.
Behavioral: Prudent diet group
Experimental: Mediterranean diet group
Participants follow CPAP therapy, Mediterranean diet, while receiving counselling to increase their physical activity.
Behavioral: Mediterranean diet group
- OSAS severityThe primary outcome measure was the change in OSAS severity as reflected mainly by AHI and saturation indexes.
- AHI during REM sleep and lipid peroxidation marker TBARS
- Anthropometric measurementsweight, height, waist circumference and neck circumference
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|University of Crete|
|Heraklion, Greece, 2208|