Assessment of a neck-based treatment and monitoring device for positional obstructive sleep apnea.
Published on Aug 15, 2014in Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine
· DOI :10.5664/jcsm.3956
word count: 250 Total word count: 5604 Institution where the work was performed: Advanced Brain Monitoring, Inc. and Complete Sleep Solutions, Murrieta, CA. Disclosures related to this work: The study was funded by Advanced Brain Monitoring, Inc. All authors are salaried employees of Advanced Brain Monitoring, Inc., the sponsor of this research. As co-inventors of the neck-device, Levendowski, Popovic and Westbrook would only benefit financially if the Night Shift intellectual property was acquired by a third party. None of the authors with this conflict were involved with subject recruitment, data acquisition or data reduction. The results summarized and reported by these authors were submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration whereby civil or criminal penalties apply for untruthful and inaccurate statements. Complete Sleep Solutions was paid the standard fee for each PSG study and an hourly rate for performance of study-related recruitment tasks. Corresponding Author: Daniel Levendowski, MBA Advanced Brain Monitoring, Inc. 2237 Faraday Avenue, Suite 100