Upstate Active Clinical Trials
Study Title:Sleep-SMART: Sleep for Stroke Management and Recovery Trial
What is the purpose of the study? (in Layman's terms, please describe the study)To determine whether treatment of obstructive sleep apnea with positive airway pressure starting shortly after acute ischemic stroke or high risk TIA 1. reduces recurrent stroke, acute coronary syndrome, and all-cause mortality 6 months after the event and 2. improves stroke outcomes at 3 months in patients who experienced an ischemic stroke.
Upstate Institutional Review Board (IRB) Number:1366430
Study Phase:Phase 3
Patient Age Group:Adults
Principal Investigator:Julius Gene S Latorre
What is involved if I participate?
- How long is the study?
- Is transportation provided or reimbursed?
- Is parking provided or reimbursed?
- What tests and procedures are involved?
Neuroimaging, obstructive sleep apnea test, CPAP trial, NIHSS, mRS
Where will the study take place?Upstate Hospital
Who can I contact for more information?
Name: Lena F Deb