Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Ventilation After Acute Ischemic Stroke


Phase 1/2 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

More than half of all stroke patients have sleep apneas in the acute phase after stroke. Sleep apneas may be associated with higher degrees of disability three months after stroke due to numerous factors associated with sleep apneas such as persistent hypertension, cardiac arrhythmias, and clotting disorders. Non-invasive CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure)-therapy may reverse a number of these...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 23 November 2010.

1 Apr 2005 7 Sep 2005 1 Jan 2008 1 Apr 2008 1 Apr 2008 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


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