The study is a case-controlled observational trial. Forty patients will be divided into 2 groups (good or poor sleepers) depending on their first postoperative night Bispectral index data. Firstly, this study aims to characterise the lung microbiota in patients treated with thyroid surgery. Secondly, it aims to evaluate microbiota and its influence on plasma kynurenine.
From ClinicalTrials.gov, a database of the U.S. National Institutes of Health, through its National Library of Medicine. This record may not reflect the most current and accurate biomedical/scientific data available from the NLM/NIH.