Sleep Disordered Breathing in Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)/Ischemic Stroke and Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Treatment Efficacy "SAS-CARE"

Active, not recruiting

Phase 4 Results N/A

Update History

27 Oct '15
Trial was updated to "Phase 4."
A location was updated in Milan.
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The overall status was removed for Dipartimento Neuroscienze, Ospedale Niguarda.
A location was updated in Bellinzona.
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The overall status was removed for Ospedale San Giovanni.
A location was updated in Lugano.
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The overall status was removed for Neurocenter of Southern Switzerland, Ospedale Civico.
A location was updated in Bern.
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The overall status was removed for Inselspital, Universitätsklinik für Pneumologie.
21 May '14
A location was updated in Milan.
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The overall status was removed for Dipartimento Neuroscienze, Ospedale Niguarda.
6 Oct '11
The eligibility criteria were updated.
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Inclusion Criteria: - ≥ 35 years old and < 75 years old - with clinical diagnosis of TIA or ischemic stroke - admitted in a Stroke Unit within 2 days from onset of symptoms - or with TIA or ischemic stroke within the last 60-90 days - signed Informed Consent Exclusion Criteria: - with unstable clinical situation (cardio-respiratory or life-threatening medical conditions) - currently on CPAP or on CPAP during the last 3 months before stroke - with non-ischemic events (intracerebral/subarachnoid haemorrhage) - Patients with coma/stupor - with borderline obstructive SDB (AHI 10−19) - with any condition that interferes with the acceptance of CPAP treatment
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Inclusion Criteria: - ? 35 years old and < 75 years old - with clinical diagnosis of TIA or ischemic stroke - admitted in a Stroke Unit within 2 days from onset of symptoms - or with TIA or ischemic stroke within the last 60-90 days - signed Informed Consent Exclusion Criteria: - with unstable clinical situation (cardio-respiratory or life-threatening medical conditions) - currently on CPAP or on CPAP during the last 3 months before stroke - with non-ischemic events (intracerebral/subarachnoid haemorrhage) - Patients with coma/stupor - with borderline obstructive SDB (AHI 10?19) - with any condition that interferes with the acceptance of CPAP treatment