Cognitive Screening and Cognitive Training in Seniors
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Condition||mild cognitive impairment|
|Treatments||strategic memory advanced reasoning training, brain health workshop|
|Sponsor||The University of Texas at Dallas|
|Start date||January 2012|
|End date||June 2015|
|Trial size||71 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT02588209, RGK11-52|
This study will provide cognitive screenings for seniors age 50 and older. It will also investigate the benefits of two different cognitive training programs for seniors who have lower baseline performance on memory and/or gist reasoning tests.
|Endpoint classification||efficacy study|
|Intervention model||parallel assignment|
Improvement in memory or thinking after brain training
time frame: beginning (0 weeks) to end (4 weeks)
Measures changes in brain wave activity
time frame: beginning (0 weeks) and end (4 weeks)
Male or female participants at least 50 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Cognitive complaints in the absence of dementia - Participate in tasks involving motor abilities such as use of at least one arm and hand - Read, speak, and comprehend English - At least 50 years of age - Comprehend simple instructions, perform tasks, and take part in intervention Exclusion Criteria: - Not proficient in reading,comprehending, and speaking English - History of learning disability, stroke, cognitive impairment, major psychiatric illness, alcoholism, or substance abuse
|Official title||Cognitive Screening and Cognitive Training in Seniors|
|Principal investigator||Sandra Chapman, PhD|
|Description||This study consists of two parts which includes cognitive screening and cognitive training. Participants will initially participate in the cognitive screening portion of the study. If qualified, participants will participate in the cognitive training portion of this study which includes additional cognitive communication, neuropsychological testing, and EEG.|
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