Sleep extension intervention for High Blood Pressure

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UTHigh Blood Pressure+1 MoreSleep extension intervention - Behavioral
18 - 65
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test if extending sleep can help reduce risk factors for cardiovascular disease and improve health behaviors in adults with hypertension and short sleep duration.

Eligible Conditions
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Short Sleep Duration

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

0 Primary · 2 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 12 months

12 months
24 hour ambulatory blood pressure
C-reactive protein (CRP)
Physical activity
Sleep duration

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

Behavioral sleep extension group
1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

120 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Sleep extension intervention · No Placebo Group · N/A

Behavioral sleep extension group
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Sleep extension intervention · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 12 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of UtahLead Sponsor
1,009 Previous Clinical Trials
1,787,468 Total Patients Enrolled
National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)NIH
534 Previous Clinical Trials
10,288,122 Total Patients Enrolled
University of Illinois at ChicagoOTHER
548 Previous Clinical Trials
1,553,178 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18 - 65 · All Participants · 5 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You usually sleep less than 7 hours per night and spend less than 8 hours in bed according to a special watch you wear to track your sleep.
You use a smartphone.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is recruitment for this research endeavor still open?

"The webpage confirms that this experiment is still actively recruiting participants, with the initial post date of March 30th 2021 and most recent update on July 20th 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Who meets the criteria to be part of this clinical trial?

"The current clinical trial is accepting 120 adult patients who have been diagnosed with hypertension and can meet the following criteria: 18-65 years of age, 8 hours or less in bed per night, no more than 7 hours asleep based on actigraphy data and must own a smartphone." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is there an age restriction for participation in this clinical study?

"This medical trial is open to subjects aged between 18 and 65." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

How many people are taking part in this clinical experiment?

"That is correct. confirms that this investigation, which was first posted on March 30th 2021, continues to be actively recruiting participants. The research team needs 120 people from a single medical centre for the trial to proceed." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.