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Evaluation Of The Pharynx in Patients Undergoing Lateral Pharyngoplasty

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01427075
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified April 2012 by CAROLINA DE ANDRADE FERREIRA VIEIRA, Hospital do Servidor Publico Estadual.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : September 1, 2011
Last Update Posted : April 10, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
CAROLINA DE ANDRADE FERREIRA VIEIRA, Hospital do Servidor Publico Estadual

Brief Summary:
This study will evaluate the pharynx in patients undergoing lateral pharyngoplasty for treatment of obstructive sleep apnea through MRI, before and 6 months after surgery.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Sleep Apnea, Obstructive Procedure: LATERAL PHARYNGOPLASTY Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 15 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Evaluation of the Pharynx Through MRI in Patients Undergoing Lateral Pharyngoplasty for Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Study Start Date : March 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date : November 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date : November 2012

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MedlinePlus related topics: Sleep Apnea

Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: lateral pharyngoplasty
lateral pharyngoplasty
Procedure: LATERAL PHARYNGOPLASTY
tonsilectomy and lateral pharyngoplasty




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. expansion of pharynx [ Time Frame: 6 months ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome

Exclusion Criteria:

  • MRI contraindications

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Locations
Brazil
Hospital Do Servidor Publico Estadual
Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hospital do Servidor Publico Estadual
Investigators
Principal Investigator: CAROLINA AF VIEIRA, MD Hospital do Servidor Publico Estadual

Responsible Party: CAROLINA DE ANDRADE FERREIRA VIEIRA, VIEIRA, CAF, Hospital do Servidor Publico Estadual
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01427075     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 018/11
First Posted: September 1, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 10, 2012
Last Verified: April 2012

Keywords provided by CAROLINA DE ANDRADE FERREIRA VIEIRA, Hospital do Servidor Publico Estadual:
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Sleep Apnea, Obstructive
Pharyngeal Muscles

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Apnea
Sleep Apnea Syndromes
Sleep Apnea, Obstructive
Respiration Disorders
Respiratory Tract Diseases
Signs and Symptoms, Respiratory
Signs and Symptoms
Sleep Disorders, Intrinsic
Dyssomnias
Sleep Wake Disorders
Nervous System Diseases