Pilot Study of Efficacy of Mechanical Insufflation Exsufflation in Stroke

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Update History

26 Dec '14
Trial name was updated.
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Pilot Study of Efficacy of Mechanical Insufflation Exsufflation in Stroke
The eligibility criteria were updated.
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Inclusion criteria Presence of neurogenic dysphagia Presence of impaired cough function Exclusion criteria Episodes of acute pneumonia or diagnosis of pulmonary embolism at time of enrollment. Previous history of chronic respiratory dysfunction or other systemic disorders that may impair respiratory function (ex,rheumatoid arthritis, chronic renal disorder, spinal cord injury) Episodes of diaphragm weakness due to peripheral polyneuropathy or phrenic nerve injury Concomitant diagnosis of myopathy, muscular dystrophy, or other neurodegenerative disorders. Episodes of rib fracture within one year of enrollment. Chronic alcoholism Diagnosis of bullous emphysema Diagnosis of chronic renal failure
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Those with neurogenic oropharyngeal dysphagia with impaired cough function.
A location was updated in Bucheon.
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The overall status was removed for Bucheon St Mary's Hospital.