Sleep Deficiency and Stroke Outcome


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Patients' informed consent as documented by signature.
- Hospitalization either at the Stroke Unit and ward of the Department of Neurology, Inselspital Bern or at the Stroke Unit and ward of the Neurocenter of Southern Switzerland (Lugano)
- Age: 18-85
- Transient ischemic attack or ischemic stroke of any localization
- Symptom onset until study inclusion ≤ 7 days
- Written informed consent
Exclusion Criteria
- Primary hemorrhagic stroke
- Coma/Stupor
- Clinical unstable or life threatening condition (severe heart failure, oxygen-dependent pulmonary disease or severe pulmonary complications, severe renal or liver insufficiency)
- Pregnancy
- Drug or alcohol abuse
- Inability of the participant to give informed consent (e.g. patients under tutelage) or to follow the procedures of the study due to psychological or medical conditions