Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) Anesthesia and Positive Airway Pressure (OSA)

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2010 by University of California, San Diego.
Recruitment status was:  Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : October 13, 2010
Last Update Posted : October 13, 2010
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University of California, San Diego

Brief Summary:
To determine if autotitrating positive airway pressure (APAP) naïve patients with OSA can successfully use APAP following general anesthesia.

Condition or disease
Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 75 participants
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) Anesthesia and Positive Airway Pressure
Study Start Date : December 2009
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2012

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Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years to 80 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Primary Care Clinic

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apna

Exclusion Criteria:

  • non conformers

Responsible Party: Terence M. Davidson, MD - Professor, Professor of Surgery, UCSD School of Medicine Identifier: NCT01219660     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 091703
First Posted: October 13, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 13, 2010
Last Verified: October 2010

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