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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Myotonic Dystrophy 1 or Steinert Disease
and you are
over 18
years old
The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

It has been suggested that patients with Myotonic Dystrophy type 1 have primary altered ventilatory response to chemical stimuli and chronic hypoventilation is related not always to muscle weakness. Also, it is known that Non Invasive Mechanical Ventilation can improve ventilatory response to chemical stimuli, especially to hypercapnia. This study evaluates the effect of Non Invasive Mechanical Ventilation on ventilatory response in patients with Type 1 Myotonic Dystrophy, the ventilatory response to chemical stimuli will be measured before and after mechanical ventilation in patients with myotonic dystrophy type 1.

Provided treatments

  • Device: Non Invasive Ventilation.

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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT02880735. The sponsor of the trial is National Institute of Respiratory Diseases, Mexico and it is looking for 27 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Effect of Noninvasive Mechanical Ventilation on Ventilatory Response in Patients With Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1