SHiQ - COSAQ

Each year in Australia 260 people sustain a SCI, with over half losing full function in their arms and legs (quadriplegia). In addition to the primary disability, there is a very high rate of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA). This project is a multi-national randomized controlled trial to treat OSA in acute injury with a nasal mask during sleep. The study will determine if we can help people live better after injury by improving sleep, quality of life, memory and attention.


Full Name

Sleep Health in Quadriplegia - COSAQ (CPAP for OSA in Acute Quadriplegia)

Primary Investigator

David Berlowitz

Stream

Sleep > Obstructive Sleep Apnoea

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SHiQ - COSAQSHIQ - COSAQ

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