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Last refreshed on: 19 February 2015
Main ID:  NCT01500473
Date of registration: 22/12/2011
Prospective Registration: Yes
Primary sponsor: Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Public title: Therapeutic Effect of Desogestrel on Ventilatory Control in Patients With Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome
Scientific title: Therapeutic Effect of Desogestrel on Ventilatory Control in Patients With Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome
Date of first enrolment: February 2012
Target sample size: 8
Recruitment status: Not yet recruiting
URL:  http://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT01500473
Study type:  Interventional
Study design:  Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Subject), Primary Purpose: Treatment  
Phase:  N/A
Countries of recruitment
United States
Contacts
Name:     Thomas Keens, MD
Address: 
Telephone: 323-361-2101
Email:
Affiliation: 
Name:     Thomas Keens, MD
Address: 
Telephone: 323-361-2101
Email:
Affiliation: 
Key inclusion & exclusion criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

- diagnosed congenital central hypoventilation syndrome (CCHS)

- female

- greater than or equal to 16 years of age

Exclusion Criteria:

- less than 16 years of age

- male

- pregnant

- poor adherence to medications

- inability to perform pulmonary maneuvers for tests

- contraindications to oral contraceptives

- pulmonary hypertension



Age minimum: 16 Years
Age maximum: 50 Years
Gender: Female
Health Condition(s) or Problem(s) studied
Congenital Central Hypoventilation Syndrome
Intervention(s)
Drug: Desogestrel
Primary Outcome(s)
Minute ventilation [Time Frame: 3 weeks]
Secondary Outcome(s)
Time to requirement of assisted ventilation [Time Frame: 3 weeks]
Secondary ID(s)
CCI-11-00057
Source(s) of Monetary Support
Please refer to primary and secondary sponsors
Secondary Sponsor(s)
Ethics review
Results
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