Speech Position for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
University of Alberta, Edmonton, CanadaObstructive Sleep Apnea+1 MoreSpeech positioning technique - Other
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial compares two ways of positioning the lower jaw to see which is better.

Eligible Conditions
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  • Occlusal Splints

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 1 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 3 months

3 months

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Anterior Protrusive
1 of 2
Speech Position
1 of 2

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

30 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Speech Position · No Placebo Group · N/A

Speech Position
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Speech positioning technique · Intervention Types: Other
Anterior Protrusive
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Speech positioning technique · Intervention Types: Other

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

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

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of AlbertaLead Sponsor
823 Previous Clinical Trials
377,183 Total Patients Enrolled
Enoch Ng, DDSPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Alberta

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have been diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea.

Frequently Asked Questions

Could you provide the aggregate number of participants in this experiment?

"Affirmative. According to clinicaltrials.gov, this medical study commenced recruitment on December 5th 2021 and is actively seeking participants as of September 22nd 2022; 30 individuals are necessary for the trial to take place at a single site." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Are there any vacancies available for participation in this research project?

"The trial is currently open for recruitment, as detailed on clinicaltrials.gov. This research project was first posted in December of 2021 and has been modified most recently on September 22nd 2022." - 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.