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Randomized Controlled Trial of TCRFVR and LAUP in Snorers

2014-07-23 21:48:05 | BioPortfolio

Summary

We hypothesis that radiofrequency will cause less post-operative discomfort when compared with laser assited uvulopharyngoplasty. 40 patients with primary snore will be enrolled into this study. After overnight sleep test confimred that no obstructive sleep apnea existed, cases were informed consented. Then they were randomized into two groups. Post-operative pain, duration of analgesics were recorded.

Description

Although Rf group was less effective, they felt less discomfort.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Snorer

Intervention

TCRFVR and LAUP

Status

Completed

Source

Taichung Veterans General Hospital

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:48:05-0400

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